For the Love of Stitching 588

For the Love of Stitching 588

hand embroidery detail on needlework sampler

This area is found on section 41 of The for Love of Stitching Band Sampler.

I worked  knotted loop stitch in an oval shape. Then filled the middle with seed beads. Th thread is hand dyed silk that has the same thickness as cotton perle #8 thread.

The stem is made of twisted chain stitch.


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 96 feet 5 inches (2,938.78 centimeters), or  32.138 yards which is 29.3878 meters. It is still growing…

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