Slanting Slav

Structural Category

Flat

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

Oblique Slav Diagonal; Oblique Slav Horizontal

Comments

When this stitch is worked horizontally, the reverse slants. When worked diagonally, the reverse is horizontal.

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 34.  


Bibliographic Sources

Lantz, Sherlee and Maggie Lane. A Pageant of Pattern for Needlepoint Canvas, pp. 370- 371.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 34.