For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 325

Stitches This seam on section 25  has been covered with a braid then I added French knots, straight stitches and detached chain stitches. Thread:  The thread is a hand dyed is perle 8 cotton thread Dyes: The cotton perle was dyed with procion dyes. Date: This section of the sampler was worked during …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 324

Stitches This is area on section 25 of my band sampler is covered with an old piece of hand made lace. The Vintage buttons actually cover a tear in the lace as I found it in a second had shop. Make a cuppa and I will tell you the story.  The old …