For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 137

This band of stitching was created by working two lines of herringbone stitch overlapping each other and tying them at the top and base crosses with a small straight stitch Thread: A hand dyed mercerised cotton about the same weight and thickness as perle #5 Fabric: This section of my sampler is …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 136

In this line of stitching I used  herringbone stitch to couch down some  metallic gold cord Thread: DMC perle #5, and a gold metallic fine cord. Fabric: This section of my band sampler is worked on cream dress linen Size: All samples are 15 cm (6 inches) wide and stitched together …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 135

This band of stitching is created by lacing a line of  herringbone stitch with rayon ribbon floss Thread: Perle thread  #5, and rayon ribbon floss Fabric: This section of my sampler is worked on dress linen of an uneven weave Size: All samples are 15 cm (6 inches) wide and stitched together …