Threaded Cable Chain is a fun stitch that quick and easy to work as it is a laced version of Cable chain. Needless to say you need to know how to work Cable Chain stitch but it was TAST stitch # 25 so you will find directions on how to work it here.
How to work Threaded Cable Chain Stitch
In this sample I have worked the Cable Chain in perle #5 cotton and it is laced with a soft metallic thread.
First work a row of Cable Chain stitch (directions are here)
Using a blunt-ended tapestry needle, so that the foundation threads do not split, lace a second thread under each of the cable chain stitches.
Lace the length of the row and take the thread to the back of the fabric.
Turn your work bring the thread to the front of your work and lace back along the row.
This stitch follows a curve well and you can add lots of variety by adding interesting threads or beads.
This is the last TAST stitch of the year. Since it is just a few weeks to Christmas and the Holiday season most people drop away this time of year. This year instead of racing around trying to write tutorials in December I am taking a TAST break. I will return next year to continue the series if there is interest but in the meanwhile will open a post for anyone who is working away at the stitches.
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