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n. - Needlepoint embroidery stitch that produces zigzag lines.

Usage examples (24)
  • Traditionally, bargello was stitched in wool on canvas.
  • "Worse, he's the 'bargello', and you must see that a stranger cannot be received into good society here if he goes to such places as that."
  • She did lacework on the pillow; tatting; crochet; needlepoint; bargello; petit-point; shadow work; cross-stitch; and crewel embroidery.
  • A strip quilted tree skirt that has a bargello effect. for more
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