Knotted Buttonhole Stitch

Knotted buttonhole stitch Knotted buttonhole stitch

The knotted buttonhole stitch looks very much like a blanket stitch and is often used to fasten the edges of a buttonhole, since it is much stronger that the buttonhole stitch because of the knots. 

Source: THOMAS, Mary (1934). Mary Thomas’s Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches, London: Hodder and Stoughton, pp. 24-25.

Digital source of illustration (retrieved 19 October 2016).


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