Stitch of the Month
June 1999: Byzantine
by Beth Robertson
There are many variations of the Byzantine stitch. It
is a great stitch for backgrounds or large areas that
require a diagonal pattern. This is not a good stitch for
small areas. There are many possibilities for this
stitch. It can be worked all in the same thread and
color, or for a striped effect alternate thread colors.
For a more dramatic effect alternate threads of the same
Sample stitched by Nancy Kirwin
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