Zig-Zag Chain Stitch

The zig-zag chain stitch is a variation on a chain stitch, except that each loop is made at an angle to the last one in order to create a zig-zag line.

Also known as: vandyke chain stitch.

Source: THOMAS, Mary (1934). Mary Thomas’s Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches, London: Hodder and Stoughton, p. 42.

Digital source of illustration (retrieved 11 September 2016).


Last modified on Sunday, 11 September 2016 11:11