Damask Darning

Structural Category

Flat

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

 

Comments

This stitch is always worked on the diagonal and looks like a Satin stitch.

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 45.


Bibliographic Sources

Lantz, Sherlee and Maggie Lane. A Pageant of Pattern for Needlepoint Canvas, p. 389.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 45.
Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p. 105.