Detail 632 on the For love of Stitching Band Sampler

hand embroidery detail on needlework samplerThis band on section 47 of my For love of Stitching band sampler which was stitched in December 2009. The sampler is in Christmas colours of reds, greens and gold.

Stitches Used:

This is a very simple band of pattern darning.

Threads:

Silk

Size:

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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For the Love of Stitching Sampler Band 545

running  pattern darning sampleThis area is part of section 37 on of the For Love of Stitching band sampler. Stitches on this band are running stitch worked in a pattern darning manner.

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.

pattern darning worked in silk

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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