The stitch for week 8 of TAST is the Chain stitch. After I created my sampler page, I used the stitch to embellish my tea basket. Each week I follow Sharon’s advice. I make a cuppa and view the inspiring work of other TAST participants.
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Side view of tea basket
My sampler for the Chain stitch
1st and 2nd rows: DMC 4020 – 2 strands (It was my 1st time using variegated thread)
3rd row: Chain stitch DMC Perle 5 #798; backstitch DMC 4020 – 4 strands
5th row: Chain stitch DMC Perle 5 # 798; wrapped thread DMC 4020 – 3 strands