Origin of tent stitch
Examples from the Web for tent stitch
She does, core of my heart,—she does, and is as ignorant of music as I am of tent-stitch.My Novel, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Green and tawny and red—red and tawny and green; tent-stitch down here, and satin-stitch up yonder.The White Lady of Hazelwood|Emily Sarah Holt
A picture in tent-stitch is even more foolish than a picture in mosaic.Art in Needlework|Lewis F. Day
Tent-stitch, for instance, plays an important part in the wreath border of Fig. 8.
This is taken from a quaint little needle-book dated 1703; the design itself being worked in tent-stitch.