worked in overcast

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  • The eyelet-holes in the middle letter to be worked in overcast. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The small stars are worked in overcast stitch, and the initial letter itself in veined satin stitch. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The ornaments surrounding the word "Annie" are worked in overcast. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • All depends on the fineness and regularity of the stitches; they must be worked in overcast stitch. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • All the outlines are worked in overcast, the stitches being made rather long and slanting, and the small leaves are each composed of one stitch, as in point Russe. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The stem is worked in overcast on the thread of the netting. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • Illustration 86 shows a button-hole worked round in button-hole stitch, 87 an eyelet-hole worked in overcast. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The initials "F.S." are placed in the pages of an open book, the outlines of which are worked in overcast, the sides in point de pois. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • Illustration 128 to be worked in overcast and double overcast. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • This alphabet is worked in applique; the ears of corn only are worked in overcast, satin, and knotted stitch. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • This name is worked in veined satin stitch; the small stars in raised satin stitch, and the elegant tendrils are worked in overcast. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The initial letter of this name is worked in overcast and point de pois, the remaining letters in satin stitch, the ornamentation in satin stitch and overcast. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The ovals are worked in overcast and point de pois, the letters in satin stitch, the ornamentation in satin stitch and overcast. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • These letters are worked in satin stitch and veined satin stitch; the forget-me-nots are worked in raised satin stitch with a small eyelet-hole in the middle worked in overcast stitch. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • Lace stitches are introduced in the medallion which incloses these letters, the outlines being worked in overcast and point de pois, the pens and initials in raised satin stitch, as also the flowers. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • This pretty name requires care in working; the leaves which adorn the letters must be very well defined; they, as well as the letters, are embroidered in satin stitch, the initial letter being veined, and the ornaments worked in overcast and eyelet-holes. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The letters which compose this name are formed entirely of leaves, flowers, and tendrils, worked entirely in satin stitch and overcast; the tendrils which surround the name are worked in overcast, and have a few eyelet-holes placed among them. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The thick parts of the letters are worked in slanting satin stitch and back stitch; the outlines of the stitched parts are worked in overcast, as well as the fine outlines of the letters and all the fine outlines of the patterns. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The embroidery is worked either with marking cotton, or coloured or black sewing silk; the long white lines are worked in overcast stitch, the small white spots in satin stitch, the remaining parts of the letters in coral stitch, as can be distinctly seen in illustration. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • This elaborate design should not be attempted by beginners in the art of embroidery; it is worked in overcast stitch, raised and veined satin stitch; the tendrils are entirely worked in graduated overcast; the name is placed over a graceful spray of wild flowers worked in the above-named stitches. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
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