After a week’s break on the TAST 2013 challenge by SharonB on her blog, this week’s stitch is Breton stitch.
I have not done this stitch before, and today’s work is this-

11.59.breton stitch -sampler1

11.59.breton stitch -sampler1

1.The first few rows I was practicing this stitch, the stitch is quite easy, but the thread was controlling the angle of the stitches-

11.59.bre st-1

11.59.bre st-1

2.Here are two versions of open and closed Breton stitch.

11.59.bret st-2

11.59.bret st-2

3.The first row is open Breton stitch [not clear with the shaded thread] . in the second row, I tried twisting the on both sides, this could be a Cretan and herringbone variation,LOL!

11.59.bret st-3

11.59.bret st-3

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