Darning

Structural Category

Flat

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

Point de Repise; Tacking Stitch

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p. 82.


Bibliographic Sources

Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 49.
Lantz, Sherlee and Maggie Lane. A Pageant of Pattern for Needlepoint Canvas, p. 394.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 45.
Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p. 82.
Wilson, Erica. Erica Wilson's Embroidery Book, pp. 237, 282.