For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 488

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 488

This area is to be found on Section 33 of the For Love of Stitching band sampler.

Stitches Used:

I was experimenting with varieties of chain stitch which included oyster stitch and cable chain. There are also French knots sprinkled over the section.


Hand dyed wool, silk, cotton thread and perle #5 thread


Hand dyed linen


This section of the sampler was worked mid to late 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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Do you want to browse previous articles in the series? You can find them easily in the Love of Stitching Band Sampler category.

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