This area is part of section 37 on the For Love of Stitching band sampler. Stitches on this band include needleweaving, straight stitch, half Algerian Eye and hemstitch
The thread is hand dyed silk, wool and cotton.
A cotton linen mix that is 22 count.
This section of the sampler was worked February 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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