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Complex Walk (Bean)

Chinese translation: why coffee beans of course

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17:57 Dec 3, 2003
English to Chinese translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: Complex Walk (Bean)
Again, this is a stitch type/style.

In my "A Modern English-Chinese Apparel Dictionary", "walking stitch" = 走步线迹. Does that lead me anywhere?

What can "Bean" possibly mean????

*sigh* Can everybody stick to wearing cotton only???
Denyce Seow
Singapore
Local time: 23:56
Chinese translation:why coffee beans of course
Explanation:
Specialty stitches are digitized in the same manner as most line stitches. One of the most familiar stitches, and one that is available on all commercial systems, is the bean stitch, so named due to its resemblance to a coffee bean.

Its translation I do not know.

A nice write-up:

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Note added at 1 hr 1 min (2003-12-03 18:59:33 GMT)
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Beans, visualized:

http://www.amefird.com/Embroidery_Stitch_Matrix.htm

Handily, the page also displays walk and satin stitches.
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Yongmei Liu
United States
Local time: 07:56
Grading comment
Gosh, your website link was GOOOD!!!! Helped me a lot. Thanks! I'll treat you to a mocha frapuccino at COFFEE BEANS AND TEA LEAVES. Do you know this coffee place??? If not, STARBUCKS will do just fine!!! Let's drink up all the beans! I hate BEANS (especially those that do the complex walking... gosh)
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complex walk (bean)
why coffee beans of course


Explanation:
Specialty stitches are digitized in the same manner as most line stitches. One of the most familiar stitches, and one that is available on all commercial systems, is the bean stitch, so named due to its resemblance to a coffee bean.

Its translation I do not know.

A nice write-up:

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 1 hr 1 min (2003-12-03 18:59:33 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Beans, visualized:

http://www.amefird.com/Embroidery_Stitch_Matrix.htm

Handily, the page also displays walk and satin stitches.


    Reference: http://stitches.com/ar/apparel_stitches_defined/
Yongmei Liu
United States
Local time: 07:56
Native speaker of: Chinese
PRO pts in pair: 224
Grading comment
Gosh, your website link was GOOOD!!!! Helped me a lot. Thanks! I'll treat you to a mocha frapuccino at COFFEE BEANS AND TEA LEAVES. Do you know this coffee place??? If not, STARBUCKS will do just fine!!! Let's drink up all the beans! I hate BEANS (especially those that do the complex walking... gosh)
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