After setting the proper method to work this stitch, I worked some more samples on this stitch sampler.

47.portuguese borderst-sampler2

47.portuguese borderst-sampler2

3. I tried widening the stitch by working the alternate bars with a break in between in the first row. The second row is laced with rimjim thread. The third row is whipped with pink thread on both sides.

47.porborst2-3

47.porborst2-3

4a. I started some combination with other TAST stitches. I wanted to work whipped chain stitch. Sheaf stitch and whipped bars with Portuguese border stitch. The rows without Portuguese border stitch-

47.porborst2-4a

47.porborst2-4a

4b.With Portuguese border stitch-

47.porborst2-4b

47.porborst2-4b

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