rope stitch


Definition of rope stitch

: an embroidery stitch made by overlapping small slanted stitches

First Known Use of rope stitch

1875, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rope stitch was in 1875

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“Rope stitch.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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