Detail 669 on my Freeform Hand Embroidery Sampler

Detail 669 on my Freeform Hand Embroidery Sampler

Sampler section 50
This is a detail from  section 50 on my Love of Stitching Band Sampler. As readers will remember this part of the sampler is a patchwork of fabrics that I pieced together in band.

Stitches Used

This detail is simple pattern darning using a variety of threads. I used cotton perle and silk and a Danish cotton which has little sheen to it. It is a worked on a piece of linen.

Detail on Hand Embroidery Needlework Sampler


This section of the sampler was worked between March and May 2010.


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…

Sampler FAQ
If you want to know more about this piece visit the Sampler FAQ page or you can work back through the series of articles by reading them in the the Love of Stitching Band Sampler category.

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