flame stitch
noun Date: 1936 a needlepoint stitch that produces a pattern resembling flames

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  • flame stitch — n. BARGELLO (senses 1 & 2) …   English World dictionary

  • flame stitch — noun needlepoint embroidery stitch that produces zigzag lines • Syn: ↑bargello • Hypernyms: ↑sewing stitch, ↑embroidery stitch * * * noun : a needlepoint stitch that produces a pattern resembling flames * * * an ornamental stitch, used on… …   Useful english dictionary

  • flame stitch — an ornamental stitch, used on bedspreads, upholstery fabrics, and the like, producing rows of ogees in various colors. [1960 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • embroidery stitch — noun a stitch made with thread and a threaded sewing needle through fabric or leather • Syn: ↑sewing stitch • Hypernyms: ↑stitch • Hyponyms: ↑backstitch, ↑bargello, ↑flame stitch, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sewing stitch — noun a stitch made with thread and a threaded sewing needle through fabric or leather • Syn: ↑embroidery stitch • Hypernyms: ↑stitch • Hyponyms: ↑backstitch, ↑bargello, ↑flame stitch, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of experiments from Lilo & Stitch — Kixx redirects here. For the soccer team, see Philadelphia Kixx. Image of experiment 626, also known as Stitch. The most popular of the experiments. This is a list of experiments from the Disney animated Lilo Stitch franchise, a series of… …   Wikipedia

  • Bargello (needlework) — Bargello is a type of needlepoint embroidery consisting of upright flat stitches laid in a mathematical pattern to create motifs. The name originates from a series of chairs found in the Bargello palace in Florence, which have a flame stitch… …   Wikipedia

  • bargello — /bahr jel oh/, n. 1. a straight stitch worked in a high and low relief pattern to form a variety of zigzag or oblique designs. 2. needlepoint work or a design done in such stitches, esp. the traditional needlepoint created by a classic stitch… …   Universalium

  • bargello — noun needlepoint embroidery stitch that produces zigzag lines • Syn: ↑flame stitch • Hypernyms: ↑sewing stitch, ↑embroidery stitch …   Useful english dictionary

  • bargello work — also called  Florentine Canvas Work,         kind of embroidery exemplified in the upholstery of a set of 17th century Italian chairs at the Bargello Museum in Florence and practiced from the 17th century until modern times. It consists of flat… …   Universalium

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