Laid Work

Structural Category

Composite

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

 

Comments

Laid Work combines the Surface Satin stitch with a second stitch on top to tie it down. Tie-down stitches commonly used are Couching, Cross, and Chain.


Bibliographic Sources

Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 48.
Wilson, Erica. Erica Wilson's Embroidery Book, pp. 50-53.