For the Love of Stitching Sample 593

hand embroidery detail on Stitching Sample 593 Stitching Sample 593 is found on part 42 of The for Love of Stitching Band Sampler. It is an experiment using straight stitches and back stitches to form a pattern

Stitches Used:

Back stitch, straight stitch, and seed beads


Caron watercolours  1 strand of #5 perle cotton

hand embroidery detail on Stitching Sample 593 detail


Linda 27 count evenweave


This section of the sampler was worked mid 2009.


The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide and consists of different strips of fabric which are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 96 feet 5 inches (2,938.78 centimetres), or  32.138 yards which is 29.3878 meters. It is still growing…
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