Sunday Stitch School this week presents an easy and enjoyable stitch - the Open Chain Stitch. Anyone who is familiar with the Chain Stitch, will soon adjust its width and have an Open Chain Stitch.
Other names for the stitch are:
Square Chain Stitch
Roman Chain Stitch
Small Writing Stitch (if narrow)
Big Writing Stitch (if wide)
Bred Kedjesöm is the Swedish term
Annet tells me in Dutch it has two names:
Mattia has supplied this list of names in French
point de chaînette échelle
point de chaînette carré
point noeudé dans la Broderie Bretonne
Work it like this:
Couch down the metallic cord with Open Chain Stitch, and
use it as a filling stitch for something on this piece of red fabric.