For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 139

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 139

This line of stitching is another experimental band which was created by working two overlapping lines of herringbone stitch which have been caught at the cross bar with a little stitch that was woven through the bars.

Thread:

Perle thread  #5

Fabric:

This section of my sampler is worked on cream dress linen

Size:

All samples are 15 cm (6 inches) wide and stitched together in one long band sampler.

The sampler is currently 44 ft 5 inches or 533 inches (1353.83 centimetres) or 14.8 yards  (13.53 metres) long and still being added to.

Date:

I started this section of the sampler in 2004 and completed it early  2005.

 

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All posts in the series are in the category  the Love of Stitching Band Sampler


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