Pattern Darning

Structural Category

Flat

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

"Kogin" Embroidery; Oka

Comments

Rows of running stitches of varying lengths are done in definite patterns. Where there is a void on the face there is a stitch on the reverse.

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 51.


Bibliographic Sources

Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 51.
Lantz, Sherlee and Maggie Lane. A Pageant of Pattern for Needlepoint Canvas, p. 394.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 46.
Wilson, Erica. Erica Wilson's Embroidery Book, p. 237.