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9 Mar 2013

Tast stitches 56 and 57

 

Sailors stitch and sailors edge

 
 
 and which one is which one?
 
I like most the sailors edge which is on the bottom in green
(I can't do without green)
The leaf-like stitchings are the sailors stitches
also the terrible straight line on top - I covered the seam with it

 

9 comments:

  1. I agree, where does the Sailors Stitch end and the Sailors Edge Stitch start? Your stitch combinations are all very effective.

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  2. Yea! for the green. Very nice stitching. I haven't tried this one yet.
    :Diane

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  3. Wow! These are really lovely, Anneliese. What are you doing with them? Wll they be saved somehow?

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  4. love your sailor stitches Anneliese and the green is just perfect to set off the other colours. The touch of orange lifs everything. I like the way everything flows...even the straight stitching at the top.

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  5. Beautiful work again! And thanks so much for the kind comments about my collages.

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  6. I always love your stitches, Anneliese!

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  7. your work is very nice.
    I like both these stitch. the sailor edge stitch is more thin and delicate, but the sallor stitch can have a beautiful relief. I didn't try it, but I think if the lateral stitch is made short enough, it can be almost unvisible.

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