This area on section 50 on my Love of Stitching Band Sampler is where I experimented with a popular pulled thread embroidery stitch. This is wave stitch but I did not pull it too hard (so I am not sure that means it is still a pulled thread stitch). I interspersed it with seed beads. The linen is 25 cnt and the thread is a hand dyed silk that has the same thickness as cotton perle #8.
The next detail records a trip to Sydney as we took a little holiday.
This area is a section in my Love of Stitching Band Sampler which is 15 cm (6 inches) wide and currently measures 96 feet 5 inches (2,938.78 centimetres), or 32.138 yards which is 29.3878 meters. It is still growing…
If you want to know more about this piece visit the Sampler FAQ page or you can work back through the series of articles by reading them in the the Love of Stitching Band Sampler category.
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