a long, straight embroidery stitch worked closely parallel in rows to form a pattern that resembles satin.
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The satin stitch is an over and over stitch and is used on materials of all kinds for marking linen, etc.Textiles and Clothing | Kate Heintz Watson
Like satin stitch, all outlines are run with an even darning stitch, except the very small eyelet holes, made with a stiletto.Textiles and Clothing | Kate Heintz Watson
It is just satin stitch combined with simple running stitch.Needlework Economies | Various
Lace and satin-stitch work used to be made to a considerable extent.
In working on a frame, you bring your needle always up through the last-made satin-stitch in order to start the next.Art in Needlework | Lewis F. Day
British Dictionary definitions for satin stitch
an embroidery stitch consisting of rows of flat stitches placed close together
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