Pearl stitch
Pearl \Pearl\, n. A fringe or border. [Obs.] -- v. t. To fringe; to border. [Obs.] See {Purl}. [1913 Webster]

{Pearl stitch}. See {Purl stitch}, under {Purl}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Pearl stitch — Stitch Stitch, n. [OE. stiche, AS. stice a pricking, akin to stician to prick. See {Stick}, v. i.] 1. A single pass of a needle in sewing; the loop or turn of the thread thus made. [1913 Webster] 2. A single turn of the thread round a needle in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stitch — Stitch, n. [OE. stiche, AS. stice a pricking, akin to stician to prick. See {Stick}, v. i.] 1. A single pass of a needle in sewing; the loop or turn of the thread thus made. [1913 Webster] 2. A single turn of the thread round a needle in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pearl — Pearl, n. A fringe or border. [Obs.] v. t. To fringe; to border. [Obs.] See {Purl}. [1913 Webster] {Pearl stitch}. See {Purl stitch}, under {Purl}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stitch — 1. noun /stɪt​͡ʃ/ a) A single pass of a needle in sewing; the loop or turn of the thread thus made. cross stitch b) An arrangement of stitches in sewing, or method of stitching in some particular way or style. herringbone stitch …   Wiktionary

  • Pearl Cleage — (born 7 December, 1948) is an African American poet, essayist, and journalist living in Atlanta, Georgia. An activist on issues including AIDS, women s rights, and black life, her first novel, What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day (1997), was… …   Wikipedia

  • Pearl City, Hawaii — Infobox Settlement official name = Pearl City, Hawaii other name = native name = nickname = settlement type = CDP motto = imagesize = image caption = flag size = image seal size = image shield = shield size = image blank emblem = blank emblem… …   Wikipedia

  • Chain stitch — Stitch Stitch, n. [OE. stiche, AS. stice a pricking, akin to stician to prick. See {Stick}, v. i.] 1. A single pass of a needle in sewing; the loop or turn of the thread thus made. [1913 Webster] 2. A single turn of the thread round a needle in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lock stitch — Stitch Stitch, n. [OE. stiche, AS. stice a pricking, akin to stician to prick. See {Stick}, v. i.] 1. A single pass of a needle in sewing; the loop or turn of the thread thus made. [1913 Webster] 2. A single turn of the thread round a needle in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Purl stitch — Stitch Stitch, n. [OE. stiche, AS. stice a pricking, akin to stician to prick. See {Stick}, v. i.] 1. A single pass of a needle in sewing; the loop or turn of the thread thus made. [1913 Webster] 2. A single turn of the thread round a needle in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of Lilo & Stitch characters — The main characters of Lilo Stitch. From left to right: Cobra Bubbles, David Kawena, Nani Pelekai, Lilo Pelekai, Stitch, Dr. Jumba Jookiba and Pleakley. The followin …   Wikipedia

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