Definition of loop stitch in English:

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loop stitch

noun

A method of sewing or knitting in which each stitch incorporates a free loop of thread for ornament or to give a thick pile.
Example sentences
  • I ADORE the loop stitch. I'm not sure I'd make a whole garment out of loops, but a few rows here and there are so much fun!
  • Loop stitch is an interesting knitting stitch pattern that is a fun way to work a fringe-like element into a knitting project.
  • The loop stitch approach is very different from ordinary hand-sewing.

Derivatives

loop-stitched

adjective
Example sentences
  • Choose either khaki grey polyester microfiber suede or tomato red loop-stitched polyester fabric.
  • Washed soft and faded, this heathered boyfriend-fit tee is cut oversized and finished with a loop-stitched hem and sleeves.

loop stitching

noun
Example sentences
  • Make sure the loop stitching on the underside is covering the hem raw edge.
  • The suede lining on the back of the belt helps it to hold its position on your waist, and also hides the cartridge loop stitching.

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Syllabification: loop stitch

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