Closed Herringbone

Structural Category

Crossed

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

Crossed Back; Double Back; Shadow

Comments

This stitch makes a double row of Back stitches on the reverse.

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 81.


Bibliographic Sources

Enthoven, Jacqueline,. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 81.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 79.
Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p .47.
Wilson, Erica. Erica Wilson's Embroidery Book, p. 77.