"Pulled Wave Stitch"

Pulled Wave Stitch

Each line on this grid represents a fabric thread.

To begin this stitch at the right side of your embroidery:

You can flip the chart upside down to use it as a diagram for stitching left to right if you ever need to do that. You can also do this stitch without pulling it and it will make a nice lattice work background that can be embellished further. ©2002, Linda Fontenot, www.AmericanFolkArts.com