For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 179

This is another variation on basic buttonhole stitch which swings from side to side. Fabric and Thread: The sample is worked on Aida fabric using a hand dyed cotton thread which is about the same weight and thickness as perle 8 Size: The sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide and all …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 178

This is another variation on basic buttonhole stitch which swings from side to side. Fabric and Thread: The sample is worked on Aida fabric using a hand dyed cotton thread which is about the same weight and thickness as perle 8 Size: The sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide and all …

Tips for photographing your craft work

Robin Atkins of Beadlust has written an excellent article on Taking and Editing Quality Photos of Beads and Beadwork. Robin is a beader so she has focused on photographing beads but many of the problems beaders encounter are the same problems that stitchers and crazy quilters have when trying to …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 177

This is another variation on basic buttonhole stitch worked in a hill  like formation. As you can see the dip between the ‘hills’ is a bit messy. Fabric and Thread: The sample is worked on Aida fabric using a hand dyed cotton thread which is about the same weight and thickness as …