For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 40

This band illustrates stepped threaded running stitch Thread: The running stitch is worked from a hand dyed cotton (crochet thread), and the threading is a hand dyed rayon ribbon floss. Fabric: This section of the sampler is worked on tea towel linen which is not quite an even weave. Dyes: Procion dyes for both cotton and …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 39

This band illustrates wheatear stitch Thread: A hand dyed silk which is the same thickness and weight as perle 8, purchased in bulk from a weavers supplier and hand dyed by me. Fabric: This section of the sampler is worked on tea towel linen which is not quite an even weave. Dyes: Procion …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 38

This band illustrates zig-zag chain stitch Thread: A hand dyed cotton crochet thread the same weight as perle 5, hand dyed by me. Fabric: This section of the sampler is worked on tea towel linen which is not quite an even weave. Dyes: Procion cold water dyes for the thread Size: All samples …