For the Love of Stitching Sample 591

hand embroidery detail on needlework stitching sampler This area is found on part 42 of The for Love of Stitching Band Sampler. I was experimenting with patterns using straight stitches

Stitches Used:

Straight stitch, and Algerian Eye

hand embroidery detail on needlework stitching sampler

Thread:

Caron watercolours  1 strand of #5 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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For the love of Stitching Band 564

detail of canvas stitches  on a hand embroidered needlework sampler

This band is on section 39 of the Love of Stitch Band Sampler. For the full story of this piece visit the Sampler FAQ page.

detail of canvas stitches on a hand embroidered needlework sampler

On this area of my sampler I was experimenting with canvas work stitches based on straight stitch and playing with creating patterns using hand dyed thread. The thread was dyed by me and is silk and the orange toned thread is wool.

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.