Interlaced Cross Bar
Start by filling your shape with a grid framework of basic Trellis.
Anchor each intersection with a small diagonal stitch, ensure the stitch lies bottom left to top right.
Use a tapestry needle to whip diagonally across the shape by taking the needle under each intersection.
Return to complete a figure of eight decoration across the shape.
Continue to fill diagonally across the grid leaving a gap of a single intersection between each.
Whip diagonally the opposite way across the shape. This time, whip the needle under the closest corner of each square.
Continue to fill the space.
Structure of stitch
The thread is whipped back and forth diagonally across the intersections of a foundation grid of basic Trellis.
Embellishment and filling of large open areas.