For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 148

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 148

This band of stitching is another hybrid stitch as it is created by working a foundation row of the hybrid of chevron stitch and  herringbone stitch and then  working a second smaller row on top of that.



The foundation row is  perle thread #5, and the second row is silk


This section of my sampler is worked on cream  dress linen


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.


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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