Encroaching Gobelin

Structural Category

Flat

Specific Usage

Suface

Other Names

Interlocking Gobelin

Comment

This stitch is used in canvas embroidery.

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p. 128.


Bibliographic Sources

Lantz, Sherlee and Maggie Lane. A Pageant of Pattern for Needlepoint Canvas, p. 365.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, pp. 68-69.
Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p. 128.
Wilson, Erica. Erica Wilson's Embroidery Book, p. 159.