honeycomb stitch


Definition of honeycomb stitch

: any of various decorative stitches used in smocking, lacemaking, or knitting to form a honeycomb pattern

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First Known Use of honeycomb stitch

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Honeycomb stitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/honeycomb%20stitch. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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