Picot chain stitch tutorial

Picot Chain Stitch is an interesting variety of chain stitch that can be used as a linear stitch. Picot simply means knot or loop. This version has a picot on each chain stitch creating a slight ridge down the side of the line. In order to work this stitch it is …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 420

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. Threads: Wool, perle cotton Fabric: 26 cnt linen Size: The For Love of Stitching Band …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 419

This band was created by working two lines of closed buttonhole back to back. I then whipped the central line with a metallic thread and added beads in the valleys of the patten Threads: Cotton and a fine metallic cord Fabric: 26 cnt linen Size: The For Love of Stitching Band …