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Interlocking I’s (pattern)

‚ÄčA blackwork pattern made up of rows of long straight stitches with a bar at either end. It is fairly large in scale and is good for creating a linear texture, worked either horizontally or vertically.

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Structure of stitch

Embroidery Techniques


  • Becky Hogg, RSN Essential Stitch Guides: Blackwork (2010)
  • Various Authors, The Royal School of Needlework Book of Embroidery (2018) , p.143