Algerian eye stitch variation
- Star stitch
- Algerian stitch
- Algerian eyelet stitch
This stitch is worked across a square of four canvas threads. Begin by working eight small stitches across a single intersection of the canvas.
Next, work four diagonal stitches from the four corners into the centre.Take the needle down through the centre of the square for each of these.
Structure of stitch
Identifying Algerian eye stitch variation
Various Authors, The Royal School of Needlework Book of Embroidery (2018)
Rachel Doyle, RSN Essential Stitch Guides: Canvaswork (2013) , p.36