For the Love of Stitching Sampler Band 542

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 Thread: The thread is hand dyed silk, wool and cotton. Fabric: A cotton linen mix that is 22 count. Date: This section of …

Running Stitch

Running stitch Running stitch is also known as quilting stitch and Darning stitch. You use the same hand motion to make all three, although you can vary the spacing of the stitches. Quilting stitch is usually worked with spacing are of the same length, and many quilters work very hard …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler Band 541

This band  consists of half Algerian eye stitches. Thread: The thread is hand dyed silk. Fabric: A cotton linen mix that is 22 count Date: This section of the sampler was worked February 2009. Size: The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different …

CQ detail 373

This seam is embellished with threaded herringbone worked in perle 5 thread. I then added bugle and seed beads. It is found on block 55 of the I Dropped the Button Box Quilt. What is the story? This regularly published series aims to illustrate and document the hand embroidered seams, embellishments and decorations …