A variety of Laced triple running stitch and laced it with rayon ribbon floss and cotton thread.
There are a good few ways to lace and thread running stitch some of which are listed in my stitch dictionary at the time (1996) I was exploring what could be done.
Hand dyed cotton (crochet thread) for the running stitches
Rayon ribbon floss and hand dyed cotton (crochet thread) used for the lacing.
The first section is Linen. It is a dress linen which is not quite an even weave, hand painted with procion cold water dyes.
Procion cold water dyes
All samples are 15 cm (6 inches) wide and stitched together in one long band sampler.
Sampler FAQ and back story
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All posts in the series are in the category the Love of Stitching Band Sampler.