Definition of stocking stitch in English:

stocking stitch

Syllabification: stock·ing stitch

noun

  • another term for stockinette ( sense 2).
    More example sentences
    • It is a slip stitch pattern on reverse stocking stitch.
    • I couldn't understand how Rowan could rate this as a 2 star pattern, since it was just very basic stocking stitch with a tiny bit of lace, but once I got onto the front, it was clear that the pattern was not quite as simple as I'd expected.
    • I did the body in stocking stitch and boxed the flower in reverse stocking stitch as opposed to doing the whole front and back in stocking stitch.

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