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Net and Damask Stitches Thérèse de Dillmont

Net and Damask Stitches

Thérèse de Dillmont

Published April 3rd 2013
ISBN : 9781484037614
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56 pages
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Net and damask stitches. Many net embroidery patterns and damask stitches consist of a combination of ordinary running and darning, others of chain, stem and cross stitch. Net embroidery.-All these kinds of stitches can be worked on the coarse GreekMoreNet and damask stitches. Many net embroidery patterns and damask stitches consist of a combination of ordinary running and darning, others of chain, stem and cross stitch. Net embroidery.-All these kinds of stitches can be worked on the coarse Greek net, as it is called, as well as on the finest quality of real Brussels net. Stripes of net, finished off with button-hole edging, and ornamented with one or other of the following patterns, make very pretty washing laces and the like- net laid upon Irish point and converted by needlework into a lace ground, makes an excellent substitute for a hand-made ground, which demands much labour and time.