For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 423

This is a section of the border which is made up of canvas stitches. Threads: Rayon ribbon floss, wool, metallic braid, stranded cotton floss, cotton, perle cotton. Fabric: 26 cnt linen Size: The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different strips of fabric …

CQ Detail 266

Crazy quilt seam decoration: This seam detail on block 39  is covered with braid and then further embellished with seed beads, detached chain and straight stitches . What is the story? This regularly published series aims to illustrate and document the hand embroidered seams, embellishments and decorations on my crazy quilt I dropped the button …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 422

This is part of the border that runs along the side it is worked in canvas stitches Threads: Metallic braid and wool Fabric: 26 cnt linen 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 …

From Studio Journal Design to Embroidery: A hand embroidered file cover part 2

Hand embroidered file cover part 2 is part of a series of articles that steps through how I designed and stitched this project. It moves from creating the design, choosing threads etc to the stitches I used, to the finished project. You can find the start of the project From Studio Journal …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 421

This band is made up of two lines of buttonhole stitch worked back to back Threads: Stranded cotton floss Fabric: 26 cnt linen 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 …