Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Take a Stitch Tuesday - #4 Cretan Stitch

This is my first attempt at this stitch.  I tried it first with the yellow cotton floss and I think I spaced them too far apart.  I did another on top with the cream color thread. It looks too much like a feather stitch.  I need to practice this one – maybe on an evenweave fabric.
 
 


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3 comments:

  1. Great results, Pamela, Cretan stitch is one of my fav.s. and can be used in combination with other stitches for really
    unique results.

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  2. What lovely colours Pamela, real pretty and the stitching looks ok to me.

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  3. Beautiful stitching on a beautiful block!

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