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stitch

1. a sharp spasmodic pain in the side resulting from running or exercising
2. an informal word for suture
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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.
Instead of ribbon, these edges can also be turned as a hem and sewn with a whip stitch on the back side of the panel.