Chevron stem stitch
This stitch consists of several laid threads, over which another thread is stem stitched in a chevron pattern. The stem stitching is woven across the laid threads and does not pierce the fabric.
For more information about this stitch see the entry for stem stitch.
Structure of stitch
Mrs Archibald Christie, Samplers and Stitches (1921) , p.77
Mary Thomas, Mary Thomas’s Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1934) , p.49