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The Checkered Scotch Stitch
The Checkered Scotch Stitch

Checkered Scotch Stitch

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The Scotch Checkerboard or Checkered Scotch Stitch make a bold background or filling stitch and gets its name from the checkerboard pattern created when it is worked on a canvas.

Use this stitch in larger areas where you would like a dramatic, textured filling.

The link to the Stitch Journal Page can be found in Step 3.

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