A drawn fabric stitch consisting of a six-pointed star, worked with two stitches to each point.
Open Basket Filling Stitch
A drawn fabric stitch made up of rows of Satin Stitch that have the appearance of being overlapped or woven. It is best to work one complete row at at time.
Open Chain Stitch
Ladder Stitch, Ladder Hemstitch, Roman Chain Stitch, Square Chain Stitch, Step Stitch
Open Trellis Filling
A drawn fabric technique consisting of rows of Diagonal Raised Band worked across each other.
A primary embroidery stitch. Similar to Stem Stitch, except the needle comes up from below the previous stitch rather than at the top.
Overcast Stitch is worked over two or more fabric threads exposed after removing the surrounding warp and weft. Used in Italian Cut Work.
Corded Bar, Twisted Bar
A hand stitch used in plain sewing to connect two finished edges, such as attaching ribbon or lace edging to a hem.