a kind of buttonhole stitch with the stitches spaced relatively far apart, used to reinforce the edge of thick material, as that used for blankets
A buttonhole stitch used for edging around heavy material.
(plural blanket stitches)
(third-person singular simple present blanket-stitches, present participle blanket-stitching, simple past and past participle blanket-stitched)
- To sew (something) using a blanket stitch