For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 362

Stitches

This band of stitching consists of straight stitches, cross stitch, fly stitch and bullion knot buds which are made of two bullion knots worked side by side.

Thread 

The straight stitches are worked in wool, the bullion stitches are worked in silk and the cross stitches are worked in cotton. All are hand dyed by me. The green fly stitches are worked in perle 8

Fabric:

Linda, 27cnt evenweave fabric produced by Zweigart

Date:

This section of the sampler was worked in November 2007.

 

Size:

 

The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different strips of fabric which are are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 24.8 yards or 22.75 metres long and I have more bands to add.

 

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For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 361

Stitches

This band of stitching is  stepped threaded running stitch

Thread 

The foundation row of running stitch is cotton and the lacing is done in a wool that has a fine metallic thread twisted through it.

Fabric:

Linda, 27cnt evenweave fabric produced by Zweigart

Date:

This section of the sampler was worked in November 2007.

 

Size:

 

The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different strips of fabric which are are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 24.8 yards or 22.75 metres long and I have more bands to add.

 

Sampler FAQ
For the full back story on this piece visit the Sampler FAQ page.

 

All posts in the series are in the category  the Love of Stitching Band Sampler.


For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 360

Stitches

This band of stitching is made up of two lines of curved chain stitch. In the dips of the curve I have worked three  detached chain stitches. Each cluster of three stitches had a seed bead stitched at the base. I then added a  Farago rose which is worked in silk ribbon

 

Thread 

Both threads are hand dyed cotton perle #8 thread.  The silk ribbon was also dyed by me.

Fabric:

Linda, 27cnt evenweave fabric produced by Zweigart

Dyes: 

Procion dyes for the cotton thread and the silk ribbon

Date:

This section of the sampler was worked in November 2007.

 

Size:

 

The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different strips of fabric which are are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 24.8 yards or 22.75 metres long and I have more bands to add.

 

Sampler FAQ
For the full back story on this piece visit the Sampler FAQ page.

 

All posts in the series are in the category  the Love of Stitching Band Sampler.

 


For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 359

Stitches

This band of stitching is made up of two rows of chevron stitch

Thread 

A hand dyed cotton perle #8 thread

Fabric:

Linda, 27cnt evenweave fabric produced by Zweigart

Dyes: 

Procion dyes for the thread

Date:

This section of the sampler was worked in November 2007.

 

Size:

 

The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different strips of fabric which are are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 24.8 yards or 22.75 metres long and I have more bands to add.

 

Sampler FAQ
For the full back story on this piece visit the Sampler FAQ page.

 

All posts in the series are in the category  the Love of Stitching Band Sampler.