Detail 626 on the For love of Stitching Band Sampler

Detail 626 on the For love of Stitching Band Sampler

hand embroidery detail on needlework sampler This band on section 47 of my For love of Stitching band sampler which was stitched in December 2009. The sampler is in Christmas colours of reds, greens and gold.

I listen to the radio as I stitch and  Climate change and the Conference in Copenhagen was an on going topic. I did not feel very optimistic that Christmas.

Stitches Used:

Back stitch and cross stitch


hand dyed stranded cotton floss


This section of the sampler was worked in December of 2009.


This area is a section in my  Love of Stitching Band Sampler which is 15 cm (6 inches) wide and 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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