Make a chain-stitch slanting downwards this time from right to left, and bring your needle out on line 3.
There are two types of sewing machines in use—the chain-stitch and the lock-stitch.
The wording suggests that the decoration is in chain-stitch, pricked up and down through the stuff.
Whichever way it is done, split-stitch is often difficult to distinguish without minute examination from chain-stitch.
I gave her a little stamped design and told her to chain-stitch it and let me see how well she could do it.
The harmony between appliqué work and couching or chain-stitch outline has been alluded to already.
In the next and following rows the long stitches are worked in the chain-stitch.
Snip the edge of each leaf into very tiny points, and chain-stitch veins upon it with gold-colored floss.
The background is all worked in with silver thread in chain-stitch.
Most frequently the design was of scroll-work, worked with a fine black silk back-stitching or chain-stitch.