For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 113

Like the previous section this is a self contained little unit I added to the strip. It is a highly textured area set against some pulled thread work and flat canvas stitches. Stitches: This area has a snake like line worked in casalguidi stitch which is surrounded withbullion knots, buttonhole …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 111

This band is a traditional pattern worked in cross stitch. The date is worked in back stitch. Thread: A hand dyed superfine merino wool. Fabric: This section of my sampler is worked on 26 count linen. Dyes: Procion dyes for thread. Size: All samples are 15 cm (6 inches) wide and stitched …