For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 519

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 519

detail of needlework samplerThis area is to be found on Section 35 of the For Love of Stitching band sampler.  I was experimenting with chicken scratch patterns that could be taken a little further and worked on Aida instead of Gingham. I also added seed beads.

detail of  stitchingThread:

Hand dyed silk, rayon ribbon floss and metallic knitting yarn


Hand dyed Aida


This section of the sampler was worked early 2009.


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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