Take a Stitch Tuesday 2018 Stitch 16

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Time for Stitch 16! My goodness, the weeks are flying by! Without any more fuss, Stitch 16 is Satin stitch. If you look in the Stitch dictionary you will find a few varieties of Satin stitch. Feel free to explore those as well. It is a versatile, quick stitch that is very useful in all sorts of places. With this stitch, you can fill shapes or block-in patterns easily.

Beyond TAST

Beyond TAST is for those readers who have done TAST before or for people who already know the basic embroidery stitches. Details about the current Beyond TAST challenge are here

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How to take part in the Take a Stitch Tuesday challenge

If you are new to hand embroidery the challenge is to learn Satin stitch and share what you have learnt. If you are an experienced embroiderer enjoy the Beyond TAST challenge instead. Try and give your work a modern twist and share it online so beginners can see what can be done with a little imagination.

Where to share

Stitch a sample, photograph it, put in online on your blog, Flickr site, share it in the  TAST facebook group or wherever you hang out online. If you have a blog, leave a comment on the Satin stitch page with your full web address so that people can visit your site and see what you have done.  For Flickr people the group is Take a Stitch Tuesday. Hashtags are #TASTembroidery and #PintangleTAST on places like Instagram etc.

If you need more information the challenge guidelines are on the TAST FAQ page.

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