I tried working some more motifs with this stitch. The motifs
5. In this part of the sampler, Patterns are worked by combining the basic square herringbone in different ways.
6.In this part the square herringbone are worked over other stitches- Algerian eye, sheaf, buttonhole eyelet cup, detached chain, buttonhole square and half chevron.
7. Some more stitch combinations were first worked on paper.
8.These were tried on sampler, the details of other stitches are- fly, detached chain, oyster, pistil, Italian border and triangular feather.
9.These combinations are- french knots, Cretan variation, sheaf variation, double cross and buttonhole wheel variation.
The stitches on these samples are- wheat ear, up and down buttonhole and Algerian eye. The fourth one is formed with four square herringbone stitches.
With these motif variations this stitch sampler is completed –
The square herringbone was an easy stitch and working other stitches with this stitch was interesting. Helped in learning more about creating motifs with stitches.