I was experimenting with varieties of chain stitch and this is a sample of Alternating Barred chain stitch. It is one of the stitches in my Module 6 of my stitchers worksheets
Perle cotton #5 and yarn that has a silver metal thread belnded with it.
Hand dyed Aida
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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