Hungarian Braided Chain Stitch Video - a simple embroidery stitch that makes a beautiful textured braid. You can read more about it on Needle 'n Thread and see samples.

The Hungarian Braided Chain Stitch (also called the Hungarian Chain Stitch or the Hungarian Braid Stitch) is worked in a manner similar to a reverse chain stitch or a heavy chain stitch.

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as in: Samplers and Stitches, a handbook of the embroiderer's art by Mrs Archibald Christie, London 1920