Difference between revisions of "Tent stitch"

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Tent stitch was a popular and easy to work stitch used extensively for creating richly decorated furnishings. A famous example of these are the Oxburgh Hangings, partly worked by Mary, Queen of Scots.
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Tent stitch was a popular and easy to work stitch used extensively for creating richly decorated furnishings. A famous example of these are the Oxburgh Hangings, partly worked by Mary, Queen of Scots. The Oxburgh Hangings were produced by making [[slips]] and applying these to a velvet ground.
  
 
=== External Links ===
 
=== External Links ===
  
 
* How to do Tent Stitch - http://www.needlepoint.org/StitchOfTheMonth/98-02.htm
 
* How to do Tent Stitch - http://www.needlepoint.org/StitchOfTheMonth/98-02.htm

Revision as of 09:21, 5 November 2003

Tent stitch was a popular and easy to work stitch used extensively for creating richly decorated furnishings. A famous example of these are the Oxburgh Hangings, partly worked by Mary, Queen of Scots. The Oxburgh Hangings were produced by making slips and applying these to a velvet ground.

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