37.pistil stitch

I worked a few more variations of this stitch.

37.pistil stitch sampler2

The details-
5. here pistil stitch is worked with herringbone stitch, twisted chain stitch and running stitch variations.


6.pistil stitch motifs with , Algerian eye and buttonhole, buttonhole wheel, and whipped wheel stitches


7. pistil stitch with Pekinese stitch, I tried lengthening and curving the pistil stitch with running stitch in the last sample.


This stitch sampler is thus completed. This stitch is an easy and beautiful decorative stitch. I did not explore this stitch very well.

Pistil stitch is the 37th week stitch of the TAST 2012 challenge by SharonB . Though , I have not done this stitch before, it is an easy stitch and I enjoyed working on this sampler.
The sampler so far-

37.pistil stitch sampler1

The details-
1.Pistil stitch is worked as line stitch with stem stitch, back stitch , chain stitch and running stitch.


2. pistil stitch cluster with fly stitch.


3. detached chain stitch and pistil stitch.


4. shapes worked in pistil stitch with buttonhole stitch, zigzag back stitch and basque stitch.