whip stitch


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stitch

(stich)
1. A single loop of suture material passed through skin or flesh by a needle, to facilitate healing of a wound.
2. A local, sharp, or spasmodic pain that often occurs in the side or flank of athletes. The following maneuvers may offer relief: bending forward while tightening the abdomen; breathing deeply and exhaling slowly through pursed lips; tightening the belt or pushing one's fingers into the painful area. It is advisable not to eat for 30 to 90 min before exercising, to warm up before exercising, and to work out at a lower intensity for longer periods.

whip stitch

Continuous suture.

whip stitch

see continuous suture.
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Center this tail piece at the back of the turban mark, and sew it in place with a whip stitch as shown in the illustration.
2) The upper hide shaft is sewn together inside out along one side using a whip stitch.
There are at least two ways I could have done this: (1) use a simple whip stitch or (2) use the edge beading technique.
I learned how to make ermine tubes using what I now consider a somewhat tedious method: cut the pelt into strips, sew them inside-out with a whip stitch, and turn them outside-out.
One of the better form fitting styles had the front section of the center seam gathered with a modified drawstring in order to accommodate the shape of the toes and the balance of the seam up to the ankle continued in whip stitch, running stitch or baseball stitch (Fig 1).
The style of the colored trim feathers varies by dancer; some dancers use hackles and marabou that are whip stitched to the tip of the pheasant feather, some people simply whip stitch the fluffs to the tip of the pheasant tail feather.