Translation of petit point in Spanish:

petit point

petit-point, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpɛdi ˌpɔɪnt//ˈpɛtɪ ˌpɔɪnt//pəˌti ˈpwã/


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    petit-point masculine
    • The original is surely a vast Gobelin tapestry, not a row of petit point cushions?
    • The stitchers display dazzling skill and finesse, creating textured surfaces of petit point, needlepoint, beading, embroidery, appliqué, smocking and macramé.
    • Another type of chair which recurs has a square back and is covered in tapestry or petit point, with a pattern of flowers and leaves in green and buff.
    • ‘An interior drawer reveals a tiny, hand-made acorn, and the exterior has one panel embroidered in petit point and the rest in satin stitch,’ he said.