For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 521

hand embroidery sampler detail

This band is on Section 35 of the For Love of Stitching band sampler.  I was experimenting with patterns of simple stitches. On this band is straight stitch, cross stitch, Algerian Eye and beads.

Thread:

Hand dyed rayon, wool  and knitting yarn with a metalic blending thread

Fabric:

Hand dyed Aida

Date:

This section of the sampler was worked early 2009.

further detail of sampler

Size:

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.

Sampler FAQ
For the full back story on this piece visit the Sampler FAQ page.

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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