Detached Chain Stitch

Detached Chain is often one of the first stitches people learn. It is also known as daisy stitch, lazy daisy stitch, tall chain stitch, loop stitch, tied loop stitch, picot stitch and knotted knot stitch. But don’t let those names lead you into thinking that you can only make flowers …

Section 37 on the For Love of Stitching sampler

Section 37 of  the For Love of Stitching Band Sampler was worked in  February of 2009. It is worked on an evenweve fabric that is a  linen  cotton mix. The fabric 22 count so stitching was really easy on the eyes. The embroidery threads are all hand dyed by me using procion dyes. …

For the love of Stitching sampler band 537

This is the last part of section 36 on the For Love of Stitching band sampler. This area is an experiment in Algerian eye stitches. Thread: The thread is hand dyed silk. Fabric: Dyed 18 cnt Aida Date: This section of the sampler was worked early 2009. Size: The For Love of …