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23 Dec 2013

Reversed buttonhole bar - Tast stitch 94

Can you guess that our sky was blue when I took this photo - one hour ago.

Sun was showing and our temperatures rose to +10° - we made a short bike tour.

 

Here my Tast task no. 94 - reversed buttonhole bar.

I made three: the first is made with perle 8 green-yellow and I braided in a dark red perle 5 -

Only half a row, so I can still see in a 100 years how it was made.

2. row: A perle thread of Anne Lange - a embroiderer well-known in Germany. It is space dyed by her and it is all one thread.

3. row: Perle 5 in two colours.

This photo is taken with flashlight.

Left the green-yellow DMC perle - on the right the lovely perle of Anne Lange

That's it. And thank you, Sharon in Australia, for all those stitches.

http://pintangle.com/category/challenges/take-a-stitch-tuesday/

 

5 comments:

  1. What lovely thread to use for the last TAST stitch of the year. Good idea to leave half the stitch incomplete for easy reference in 100 years' time!
    Merry Christmas!

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  2. Anneliese you put me to shame, must be 30 years+ since I rode a bike.
    Very nice stitch samples, love the green perle, they have been discontinued here in UK can only get 2 varigated ones now. Have a wonderful Christmas.

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  3. such beautiful stitches and lovely threads. i was following Sharon's stitches for awhile but other things got in the way. i've been practicing the cast on stitch. have you tried that one?

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  4. Anneliese I am so happy to have found your lovely blogs!

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  5. Anneliese I am so happy to have found your sweet blogs!

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