This band of stitching is made up of an arrangement of straight stitches and detached chain stitch.
This band is worked in a cotton thread that is same thickness as perle #8 thread. The thread was hand dyed by me.
Linda, 27cnt evenweave fabric produced by Zweigart
Procion dyes for cotton thread
This section of the sampler was worked in November 2007.
The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different strips of fabric which are are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 24.8 yards or 22.75 metres long and I have more bands to add.
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