This is the second band on section 28 of the For the Love of Stitching
- A hand dyed soft Danish cotton which feels and works up in a similar way to coton a broder and is matt with no sheen. It is approximately the same thickness and weight as perle 8
- DMC perle thread #5,and #8
- Linen thread
26 cnt linen
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.
For the full back story on this piece visit the Sampler FAQ page.
All posts in the series are in the category the Love of Stitching Band Sampler.
You ask about the order of work. This is a sample from my scrumptious surfaces class – so I am going to be cheeky and not going to answer your question as it is the class. It would be unfair to those who have paid for it.
I've been following along for a while now, continually amazed by all you do but especially by the band sampler.
I wonder what your order of work was here? First worked the various buttonhole wheels, then the french knots and bullions, and finally the beads? Or…?