This band of stitching consists of 2 rows of chain braid stitch
A thick cotton with a firm twist that is about the same weight as perle 3
Linen hand dyed
Procion dyes the fabric
The sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide and all sections are 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.
This section of the sampler was worked in January 2006.
For the full back story on this piece visit the Sampler FAQ.
All posts in the series are in the category the Love of Stitching Band Sampler.