Tied Herringbone

Structural Category

Crossed; Looped

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

Coral Knotted Herringbone

Comments

Work a foundation row of Herringbone stitches, either open or closed. The tying stitch can be a Straight stitch taken vertically, a Coral Knot stitch or a Detached Chain stitch. Tie from inside out.

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 84.


Bibliographic Sources

Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p 84.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 26.
Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p .61.
Wilson, Erica. Erica Wilson's Embroidery Book, p. 78.