This band is a form of alternating buttonhole stitch which has the central spine whipped with a dark blue thread. The half flowers are made up of a stack of sequins secured with a seed bead.
Wool, perle cotton
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.
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