(a) Loop stitch (b) Feather stitch (c) Back stitch (d) Tailor taking 4. This is a permanent stitch. (a) Back stitch (b) Satin stitch (c) Chain stitch (d) Herringbone stitch 5. This is a flat filling stitch used to cover regular or irregular shaped spaces.
B. Draping on the stand: One of the main advantages of the technique is that by experimenting in draping material on to the stand, you can build up a desired effect before cutting in to the fabric. The illustrative stage of design can be delayed until after the experimental stage, the illustration in effect, being a record, of the artistry displayed on the stand.