Posted on March 25, 2010August 20, 2015 by Nordic Needle Editor — Leave a commentRunning Stitch (Chicken Scratch) You run your needle in and out of the fabric using the edges of the squares as your guide. The common chart symbols are “|” for running top to bottom and “-” running left to right. « Back to Stitches Post navigationPrevious post: Double Cross Stitch (Smyrna Cross)Next post: Woven Circle (Chicken Scratch) Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.