Work with 30cm (12in) lengths of ribbon, cutting the ends at an angle to prevent fraying and make needle threading easier. The two pairs nearest the edge are now sewn into 10, and then sewn along the edge (see Fig 88 and accompanying description) to 11, where they are left for the next row. Cross the two outer pairs under, and tie them three times over, the two inner ones, and bow off. Gucci Store Berlin Germany. Simple ganseys have a repeat pattern of one wide panel, such as Inverness Diamond (page 100). The aim is not to distort the bar but to form a neatly woven or plaited appearance. I'm often asked to explain the difference between blackwork and backstitch and the answer is to look at the back of the stitching. Gucci Store Berlin Germany.