For the Love of Stitching Sample 594

hand embroidery detail on needlework stitching sampler This area is found on part 42 of The for Love of Stitching Band Sampler.

close detail of hand embroidery on needlework stitching sampler

Stitches Used:

Back stitch and Algerian Eye stitch

Thread:

Perle #8 perle cotton

Fabric:

Linda 27 count evenweave

Date:

This section of the sampler was worked mid 2009.

Size:

The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide and consists of different strips of fabric which are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 96 feet 5 inches (2,938.78 centimetres), or  32.138 yards which is 29.3878 meters. It is still growing…

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All posts in the series are in the category  the Love of Stitching Band Sampler.
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For the Love of Stitching Sample 593

hand embroidery detail on Stitching Sample 593 Stitching Sample 593 is found on part 42 of The for Love of Stitching Band Sampler. It is an experiment using straight stitches and back stitches to form a pattern

Stitches Used:

Back stitch, straight stitch, and seed beads

Thread:

Caron watercolours  1 strand of #5 perle cotton

hand embroidery detail on Stitching Sample 593 detail

Fabric:

Linda 27 count evenweave

Date:

This section of the sampler was worked mid 2009.

Size:

The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide and consists of different strips of fabric which are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 96 feet 5 inches (2,938.78 centimetres), or  32.138 yards which is 29.3878 meters. It is still growing…
For the full back story on this piece visit the Sampler FAQ page.

For the Love of Stitching Sample 592

hand embroidery detail on needlework stitching sampler This area is found on part 42 of The for Love of Stitching Band Sampler. It is a traditional pattern worked in hand dyed thread.

Stitches Used:

Back stitch

Thread:

Hand dyed silk

hand embroidery detail on needlework stitching sampler

Fabric:

Linda 27 count evenweave

Date:

This section of the sampler was worked mid 2009.

Size:

The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide and consists of different strips of fabric which are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 96 feet 5 inches (2,938.78 centimetres), or  32.138 yards which is 29.3878 meters. It is still growing…

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.