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Definitions of darning in various dictionaries:
noun - the act of mending a hole in a garment with crossing threads
verb - repair by sewing
noun - things to be darned
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Mending a hole, in a sock say|
|Repairing a woollen garment|
|and 22: Weavers giving gratuitous cusses -- not tinker!|
|Extending the life of, as a sock|
|Last Seen in these Crosswords & Puzzles|
|Oct 28 2015 BuzzFeed|
|Sep 26 2014 The Telegraph - Toughie|
|May 6 2011 Irish Times (Simplex)|
|Aug 25 2009 Irish Times (Simplex)|
|Mar 2 2009 Irish Times (Simplex)|
|Dec 11 1998 Irish Times (Simplex)|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|Present participle of darn.|
|the skill or activity of darning.|
|the act of mending a hole in a garment with crossing threads|
|things that need to be darned:|
|The skill or activity of mending a hole in knitted material by interweaving yarn.|
Darning is a sewing technique for repairing holes or worn areas in fabric or knitting using needle and thread alone. It is often done by hand, but it is also possible to darn with a sewing machine. Hand darning employs the darning stitch, a simple running stitch in which the thread is "woven" in rows along the grain of the fabric, with the stitcher reversing direction at the end of each row, and then filling in the framework thus created, as if weaving. Darning is a traditional method for repairing fabric damage or holes that do not run along a seam, and where patching is impractical or would create discomfort for the wearer, such as on the heel of a sock.|
* Darning also refers to any of several needlework techniques that are worked using darning stitches:* Pattern darning is a type of embroidery that uses parallel rows of straight stitches of different lengths to create a geometric design.
* Net darning, also called filet lace, is a 19th-century technique using stitching on a mesh founda