*Stitch Index* 
(Alphabetical)
J - Z

Jacquard Stitch

Kalem Stitch

Kelim Stitch

Kilim Stitch

Knitting Stitch

Knitting Stitch (Diagonal)

Knitting Stitch 
(Reverse Tvistom)

Knotted Stitch

Knotted Stitch (Single)

Ladder Stitch

Leaf Stitch

Leaf Stitch (Diagonal)

Leaf Stitch with Backstitch

Leviathan Stitch

Leviathan Stitch (Double)

Leviathan Stitch 
(Triple)

Long Armed Cross Stitch

Long Stitch

Long and Short Stitch

Loop Stitch

Mexican Cross Stitch

Milanese Stitch

Montenegrin Stitch

Moorish Stitch

Mosaic Stitch

Mosaic Stitch (Crossed)

Mound Stitch

Nobuko Stitch

Oblique Stitch

Oblique Stitch (Diagonal)

Oblique Stitch (Reverse)

Oblique Slav Stitch

Oblong Cross Stitch

Oblong Cross Stitch with Backstitch

Oriental Stitch

Outline Stitch

Palestrina Stitch

Palace Pattern Stitch

Paris Stitch

Parisian Stitch

Pavillion Stitch

Perspective Stitch

Plait Stitch

Plait Stitch (Crossed)

Plait Stitch (Square)

Plaited Edge Stitch

Plaited Gobelin Stitch

Plaited Interlaced Stitch

Portuguese Cross Stitch

Portuguese Stem Stitch

Princess Pattern Stitch

Pyramid Stitch

Quick Point

Raised Stitch

Raised Cross Stitch

Ray Stitch

Ray Stitch (Expanded)

Renaissance Stitch

Rep Stitch

Reverse Bargello

Reversed Basketweave Stitch

Reversed Cross Stitch

Rhodes Stitch

Ribbed Wheels Stitch

Rice Stitch

Rice Stitch (Padded)

Rococco Stitch

Roman Stitch

Rope Stitch

Roumanian Stitch

Rug Binding Stitch

Rya Stitch

Satin Stitch

Satin Stitch
 (Alternating)

Satin Stitch
 (Padded)

Scotch Stitch

Scotch Stitch (Alternating)

Scotch Stitch (Condensed)

Scotch Stitch (Crossed)

Scotch Stitch (Woven)

Scottish Stitch

Sheaf Stitch

Shell Stitch

Single Knotted Stitch

Slanted Gobelin Stitch

Smyrna Cross Stitch

Sorbello Stitch

Soumak Stitch

Spanish Stitch

Spider Web Stitch

Split Stitch

Sprats Head Stitch

Square Plait Stitch

Star Stitch

Star Stitch (Large)

Stem Stitch

Stem Stitch
 (Diagonal)

Stepped Sheaf Stitch

Surrey Stitch

Sutherland Pattern Stitch

Tapestry Stitch

Tent Stitch

Tent Stitch (Alternating)

Tent Stitch
 (Diagonal Mosaic)

Tie Stitch

Trame

Trammed Tent Stitch

Triangle Stitch

Tufting Stitch

Turkey Stitch

Tvistom Stitch

Two Sided Italian 
Cross Stitch

Upright Cross Stitch

Van Dyke Stitch

Velvet Stitch

Waffle Stitch

Wave Stitch (Closed)

Wave Stitch (Open)

Weaving Stitch

Web Stitch

Wheat Sheaf Stitch

Woven Band Stitch 

Woven Pattern 
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Fishbone Stitch Diagram 1
Fishbone Stitch Diagram 2
Fishbone Stitch Diagram 3
FISHBONE STITCH
The Fishbone Stitch creates a wavy pattern. This stitch is worked vertically - first down the canvas and then up the canvas. Each stitch consists of one long diagonal stitch crossed 
Fishbone Stitch (Diagram 1):
Bring the needle up at A, move up 3 canvas threads and over to the right 2 canvas threads, bring the needle down at B. Bring the needle up at C, move up 1 canvas thread and over to the left 1 canvas thread, bring the needle down at D. This completes the first Fishbone Stitch. Now, continue on to Diagram 2...
Fishbone Stitch (Diagram 2):
Beginning where we left off at D, bring the needle up at E, move up 3 canvas threads and over to the right 2 canvas threads, bring the needle down at C. Bring the needle up at F, move up 1 canvas thread and over to the left 1 canvas thread, bring the needle down at G. Bring the needle up at H, move up 3 canvas threads and over to the right 2 canvas threads, bring the needle down at F. Bring the needle up at I, move up 1 canvas thread and over to the left 1 canvas thread, bring the needle down at J. Bring the needle up at K, move up 3 canvas threads and over to the right 2 canvas threads, bring the needle down at I. Bring the needle up at L, move up 1 canvas thread and over to the left 1 canvas thread, bring the needle down at M. This completes the first row. Now, continue on to Diagram 3...
Fishbone Stitch (Diagram 3):
For the second row, we begin at the bottom and work up the canvas. Bring the needle up at A, move down 3 canvas threads and over to the right 2 canvas threads, bring the needle down at B. Bring the needle up at C, move down 1 canvas thread and over to the left 1 canvas thread, bring the needle down at D. Bring the needle up at E, move down 3 canvas threads and over to the right 2 canvas threads, bring the needle down at C. Bring the needle up G, move down 1 canvas thread and over to the left 1 canvas thread, bring the needle down at F. Continue in this manner until the row is complete. As you can see from the diagram, the new row is worked into the previous row. 
DIAGONAL FISHBONE STITCH
 
by one short diagonal stitch. We have also demonstrated the diagonal fishbone stitch, which differs in that it is worked using horizontal and vertical straight stitches, instead of  diagonal stitches. Three diagrams have been used to demonstrate each of these stitches. Clicking on the PRINTABLE VERSION icon, located at the end of the series of diagrams, will direct you to the page to print these instructions.
Diagonal Fishbone Stitch - Diagram 1
Diagonal Fishbone Stitch - Diagram 2
Diagonal Fishbone Stitch - Diagram 3
Diagonal Fishbone Stitch (Diagram 1):
Bring the needle up at A, move to the left over four canvas threads, bring the needle down at B. Bring the needle up at C, move up over two canvas threads, bring the needle down at D. Bring the needle up at E, move to the left over four canvas threads, bring the needle down at F. Bring the needle up at G, move up over two canvas threads, bring the needle down at B. Bring the needle up at H, move to the left over four canvas threads, bring the needle down at I. Bring the needle up at J, move up over two canvas threads, bring the needle down at F. Now, continue on to Diagram 2...
Diagonal Fishbone Stitch (Diagram 2):
We will now begin the second part of this stitch. Bring the needle up at K,  move up over two canvas threads, bring the needle down at E. Bring the needle up at L, move to the left over two canvas threads, bring the needle down at H. Bring the needle up at M, move up over three canvas threads, bring the needle down at A. Bring the needle up at N, move to the left over two canvas threads, bring the needle down at E. Bring the needle up at O, move up over four canvas threads, bring the needle down at P. Bring the needle up at Q, move to the left over two canvas threads, bring the needle down at A. Now, continue on to Diagram 3...
Diagonal Fishbone Stitch (Diagram 3):
This diagram illustrates how this stitch should look when complete. This is actually two rows of the diagonal fishbone stitch. Row one consists of a vertical and horizonal row. Row two consists of another vertical and horizontal row. Like the regular fishbone stitch, the diagonal fishbone stitch creates an exciting pattern.
Vertical Row/Horizontal Row 1
Vertical Row/Horizontal Row 2
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*Stitch Index* 
(Alphabetical)
A - I

2,4,6,8 & Tie Stitch

Algerian Eye Stitch

Algerian Eye Daisy
 Stitch

Algerian Filling Stitch

Algerian Plait Stitch

Alternating Cross 
Stitch

Astrakhan Stitch

Aubusson Stitch

Back Stitch

Bargello Stitch

Basketweave Stitch

Bazaar Stitch

Binding Stitch

Bokhara Couching Stitch

Bokhara Couching Stitch (Diagonal)

Bokhara Couching Stitch (Staggered)

Brazilian Stitch

Brick Stitch

Brighton Stitch

Bullion Knot

Buttonhole Stitch

Buttonhole Stitch (Detached)

Buttonhole Stitch (Double)

Buttonhole Stitch (Tailored)

Buttonhole Stitch (Whipped)

Buttonhole Wheel
 Stitch

Byzantine Stitch

Cable Stitch

Cashmere Stitch

Chain Stitch

Chain Stitch
 (Braided Variation)

Chain Stitch
 (Heavy Variation)

Chain Stitch
 (Interlaced Variation)

Chain Stitch (Lazy
 Daisy Variation)

Chain Stitch
 (Raised Variation)

Checker Stitch

Continental Stitch

Coral Knot Stitch

Couching Stitch

Couching Stitch (Buttonhole Variation)

Couching Stitch (Herringbone Variation)

Couching Stitch
 (Open Chain  Variation)

Cretan Stitch

Cretan Stitch 
(Diagonal Variation)

Cross Stitch

Cross Stitch (Bound)

Cross Stitch (Diagonal)

Cross Stitch (Heavy)

Cross Stitch (Houndstooth)

Cross Stitch (Reinforced)

Cross Stitch
 (Reversed Double)

Cross Stitch
 (Staggered)

Cross Stitch (St.Andrew)

Cross Stitch
 (St.George)

Cross Stitch (Trame)

Cross Stitch (Triple)

Cross Stitch
 (Two-Sided)

Cross Stitch
 (Woven)

Cushion Stitch

Czar Stitch

Diagonal Stitch

Darning Stitch

Diagonal Buttonhole Stitch

Diagonal Interlaced Stitch

Diagonal Leaf Stitch

Diamond Stitch

Diamond Eyelet Stitch

Diaper Pattern Stitch

Double Cross Stitch

Double Knot Stitch

Double Star Stitch

Double Stitch

Double Straight
 Cross Stitch

Droit Stitch

Eastern Stitch

Economic Stitch

Egyptian Stitch

Encroaching Slanted Gobelin Stitch

Eye Stitch

Eye Stitch with Backstitch

Fan Stitch

Fancy Stitch

Feather Stitch

Fern Stitch

Fishbone Stitch

Fishbone Stitch (Diagonal)

Flame Stitch

Flat Stitch

Flat Stitch (Crossed)

Florentine Stitch

Florentine Stitch (Split)

Fly Stitch (Closed)

French Knot

French Stitch

Ghiordes Knot

Gobelin Stitch

Gobelin Droit Stitch

Gobelin Filling Stitch

Gobelin Stitch 
(Trammed Upright)

Greek Stitch

Half Cross Stitch

Herringbone Stitch

Herringbone Stitch (Double)

Herringbone Gone Wrong Stitch

Herringbone Stitch
 (Six Step)

Hobnail Stitch

Hungarian Stitch

Hungarian Diamond Stitch

Hungarian Ground 
Stitch

Hungarian Ground 
Stitch (Diagonal)

Hungarian Point Stitch

Interlocking Gobelin Stitch

Irish Stitch
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