Freeform Hand Embroidery Sampler detail 683 and 684

Today I have a detail from  section 50 on my Love of Stitching Band Sampler This detail is a small freeform section that consists of varieties chain stitch, buttonhole bars, and French knots. The threads I used are mix of cotton, silk and rayon. Some are regular commercial threads and some are …

Detail 678 and 679 on my Freeform Hand Embroidery Sampler

Today I have a detail from  section 50 on my Love of Stitching Band Sampler Click on the thumbnail for an article  about this section of the embroidery. Stitches Used This detail is is a version of feathered chain stitch worked in cotton thread on hand dyed Aida cloth. Here I took the idea …