This is a band of double herringbone worked close together in various threads
A hand dyed cotton, wool, ribbon floss, knitting ribbon, silk and fine metallic braid
This section of the sampler is a dress linen which is not quite an even weave, hand painted with procion cold water dyes.
Procion cold water dyes for the cotton threads
Disperse dyes (also known as transfer dyes) on the knitting ribbon.
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.