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What is "Blanket Stitch" - Definition & Explanation

A decorative stitch used to finish an unhemmed blanket. The stitch can be seen on both sides of the blanket.
A closely spaced stitch that forms a line of closely spaced loops at the edge. It is used in embroidery for purely decorative purposes.

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