Eyelet Hole

Working a Hardanger work eyelet hole. Working a Hardanger work eyelet hole.

The term eyelet hole is often used synonymously with eyelet. But it may also specifically be used for a stitch used in Hardanger work, whereby an exact square is formed by a large number of stitches being worked from a small central hole to the four edges of the square. Compare the Algerian eyelet.


  • CLAYTON, Mary (2007). The Needlecrafter's Companion. 1001 Stitch Terms and Techniques, London: Collins and Brown, p. 60.

Digital source of illustration (retrieved 28 January 2017).





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