This is the first band on Section 32 of the For Love of Stitching Band Sampler
The band consists of laced cross stitch, straight stitch, detached chain stitch and small metal beads secured with a seed bead.
Cotton perle #5
26 cnt linen
This section of the sampler was worked during April and May of 2008.
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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This year I am promising myself to really start my own band sampler-I look at yours all of the time and think about the things you must have learned along the way and wish I had done this years ago! Thank you for blogging about your sampler this year! I have enjoyed the journey!