Today I have a detail from section 50 on my Love of Stitching Band Sampler Click on the thumbnail for an article about this section of the embroidery.
This detail is is a version of feathered chain stitch worked in cotton thread on hand dyed Aida cloth.
Here I took the idea further and worked the stitch row upon row and then added bugle beads. The thread is hand dyed cotton Perle #8.
This section of the sampler was worked between March and May 2010.
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…
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