For the Love of Stitching Sampler Band 543

hand embroidery band sampler detail This area is part of section 37 on the For Love of Stitching band sampler.

As regular readers are aware this sampler has journalling aspects to it. This band recorded my birthday. Stitches include back stitch and Algerian Eye.

Thread:

The thread is hand dyed silk.

Fabric:

A cotton linen mix that is 22 count.

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. The sampler is currently 74 ft 8 inches or 896 inches (2275.84 centimetres) or 24.8 yards  (22.75 metres) long.

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

For the Love of Stitching Sampler Band 539

band sampler detail

A pattern of back stitch and part Algerian Eye stitches.

Thread:

The thread is hand dyed silk.

Fabric:

A cotton linen mix that is 22 count

Date:

This section of the sampler was worked February 2009.

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.

Do you want to browse previous articles in the series? You can find them easily in the Love of Stitching Band Sampler category.