If at any time you miss a step, look under Categories and click on Slow Stitching Free Project.
You’re almost finished, only two more rows to go.
Mark the line for the Running & Cross stitch, ½ inch from the side.
Alternate a running stitch with a cross stitch.
Mark the line for the Long tie chain stitch, ½ inch from the side.
Long tie chain stitch, this is simply chain stitch with a long tie stitch. I’m not sure if this is a real, variation on or a made-up stitch. Does it matter? I was following the rule: decorative stitches could only be used once, and needed a different stitch!
If you’ve enjoyed the stitching and feel a little sad you’ve come to the end, don’t be.
The next post will focus on the back piece, simpler but a lovely alternative if you don’t have the right fabric to compliment your beautiful stitches.