For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 524

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 524

detail 524 on the needlework band sampler

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 and Algerian Eye.


Hand dyed wool, rayon ribbon floss and cotton


Hand dyed Aida

close detail


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.

Sampler FAQ
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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.

One comment

  1. WOW! What a huge and fabulous sampler. This stitch combo is great. I took a look at some of your previous tasts too and I'm impressed with all the variations. Thanks for this tut and I have lots more to look at on your blog.


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