Cable Chain Stitch

Cable Chain Stitch Cable Chain Stitch is a variation of chain stitch and also known as cable stitch. It is an easy member of the chain stitch family. And it is worked in a similar manner to basic chain stitch but with an added step of twisting the thread around the …

For the love of Stitching Band 560

This band is on section 39 of the Love of Stitch Band Sampler for the story of this piece visit the Sampler FAQ page. On this area of my sampler I was experimenting with darning patterns.I mixed my thread using perle #5  cotton and wool. Size: The For Love of Stitching …

Friday freebie: Hand Embroidery Pattern

This week the Friday Freebie is a design that could be worked in outline stitches using back stitch, threaded back stitch, chain, whipped chain, stem stitch or whipped stem stitch. You could add beads and sequins. It would be nice as a biscornu  pattern. Click on the thumbnail as it …

Work in Progress Wednesday Lace Crazy Quilt block 23

The work in progress Wednesdays role around far too quickly. That said trying to regularly report on what I am doing does make me focus on what I have been doing. Question: Is anyone else interested in joining me for a Work in Progress Wednesday? Who is working on large project …