Definition of blanket stitch in English:

blanket stitch

Syllabification: blan·ket stitch


  • A buttonhole stitch used on the edges of a blanket or other material too thick to be hemmed.
    More example sentences
    • There's a short list of embroidery stitch correspondances (e.g. blanket stitch = binding).
    • Continuous loops of yarn are linked together in rows, using a stitch similar to that of the blanket stitch.
    • You are now ready to start hand stitching the blanket stitch around the blankets.

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