After working some more variations with other TAST stitches, this stitch sampler was completed. The third part of the sampler-
10.Arrow stitches are worked over herringbone stitch line in the first row,Algerian eye stitches are worked between two lines of arrow stitches in the second row.
11.Arrow stitches are combined with Italian border stitches and sheaf stitches in these rows.
12.Pistil stitch clusters are worked along with two rows of arrow stitches in this sample.
When combining arrow stitches with other stitches, the other stitches are worked in lighter colour thread, and arrow stitches in darker thread.
The whole sampler was worked with cone thread, which is similar to perle cotton, but which unravels fast when the thread is twisted often. but with lots of colour options, they were ideal for working this stitch.
In this sampler , I did not use different threads or beads. Using them would have given another dimension to this stitch.
I enjoyed working on this stitch sampler.