Some more variations of herringbone stitch , the fifth week stitch of the TAST2012 challenge by SharonB
6 –In this row herringbone stitch is combined with zigzag stitch and detached chain stitches.
7-closed buttonhole stitch is worked along with herringbone stitch.
8-I tried forming a triangle with the basic herringbone stitch.
9-the herringbone is stitched over ricrac . at last I got the knack of it!
10- this row of herringbone is over a lace.
11-slanted herringbone stitch with slated zig zag stitch with beads.
12- this row is a combination of herringbone stitch, fly stitches and chain stitch.
13-three herringbone stitches with a Cretan stitch worked in between.
14-this row is a combination of herringbone stitch, detached chain stitches and back stitch.
15-two rows of herringbone stitch with beads .
16-3 rows of herringbone stitch with bugle beads.
17-herringbone stitches with beads.
I completed my herringbone stitch sampler with this row.
Al these variations can be done on even weave also. I can’t say I have really explored this stitch much on plain cloth. I am in hurry to finish this sampler,
part 2 of the sampler-
the third part of the sampler-