Single Faggot (Variation 2)

Structural Category

Flat

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

 

Comments

This deflected element stitch is a Single Faggot stitch in which vertical stitches are double and horizontal stitches are single. It is worked diagonally beginning at the upper right corner of the shape to be filled.

Diagrams

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The needle emerges at A, enters the fabric at B to the right of A, and emerges diagonally at C.

The needle enters the fabric at A and emerges at C.

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The needle enters the fabric at A and emerges diagonally at D.

Repeat Steps 1-3.

5.

Enter the fabric at E and emerge at D. Repeat.

Diagram source: Venessa Harrold, reprinted by permission.



Bibliographic Sources

Stitch Identification Group