Cloud filling was chosen as a deviant phrase due to it being uncommon to hear the phrase cloud filing.When hearing the phrase the thought that comes to mind is that clouds are being filled with fluff or some kind or element.
A favoured motif for Elizabethan and Jacobean embroiderers, the Gillyflower design is a pretty way to decorate a shirt pocket or use a row of them on a guest towel. - Free Project: Freestyle Embroidery Gillyflower - Embroidery at BellaOnline
The Forbidden Stitch in Chinese Embroideries - Also known as Knot Stitch Chinese Knot Peking Knot French Knot Ring Embroidery or Forbidden Stitch \t These terms all consistently refer to small knots made on the fabric surface by wrapping a heavy embroidery thread usually silk floss around a needle and then stitching it down. This has been done with varying numbers of wrappings and degrees of complexity.