For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 367

needlework sampler of hand embroidery

Stitches:

The central row of this band is made of tied herringbone stitch. I then worked straight stitches in the form of triangles and crosses were added before the seed beads were added last

Thread 

Worked in hand dyed cotton perle #8

needlework sampler of hand embroidery

Fabric:

Linda, 27cnt evenweave fabric produced by Zweigart

Date:

This section of the sampler was worked in November 2007.

Size:

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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