For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 186

This is variation on basic buttonhole stitch which is worked in units of 3 arms that swing 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 …

Free pattern inspired by an antique pin cushion

Last Friday on Maureen Greeson published a pattern for a lovely pin cushion in the shape of an antique bonnet. It’s a great pattern, as I read it, I had the thought that if you scaled the pattern down slightly, you could replace the card disk with a scratched or …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 185

This is variation on basic buttonhole stitch which is worked in units of  two arms that swing 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 …