Linked Stitches Bring the needle out at the starting point middle of the space form a small loop by throwing the thread round as Fig. 8 insert the needle in the assistance. in the
centre of this loop, which will varyin size according to the thickness of
the thread and the size of the cable wanted bring it out about a quarter of an inch lower down, taking care ;
to keep the thread under the point of
tighten the small loop to
the proper size with the right hand, then, placing the
and large such
and the thread
When worked as
in position to start
" cord "
makes a pretty border
This forms both the small
pull the thread through.
thumb on the stitch,
couching makes a good edging and emphasises the line if
By the second method, the small stitch is made first, and the needle brought out to the surface about a quarter of an inch lower down put the needle through the small stitch from left to right and place the thumb on it put the needle through the large loop in process of making from right to left and tighten the ;
to be made.
Braid Stitch (Fig. 9).â€”When a fairly heavy line Fig. 9
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