from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Satin-stitch worked plain, without filling or raising.
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It's got this crazy sewing thing we have to do on it, a medieval German method called long-stitch binding.
For the record, the book details making instant books and zines, accordions like this one, stab-stitched books, pamphlets and chapbooks, mutant books, and long-stitch and coptic books.