Bar Stitch. A stitch used in lace and other open work, to connect edges by crossing over a space. Pass threads across from one edge to the other and work over these. The bars may be plain or twisted, as 111 (a). or buttonholed (b), or overcast closely as in (c), and may be single or in groups of threes, fours, etc.

(a)

8-Bar-Stitch-13

(b)

8-Bar-Stitch-14

(c)

8-Bar-Stitch-15