Tuesday, 24 January 2012

Cretan Stitch [TAST]

Take a Stitch Tuesday - this week's stitch is cretan stitch. I used this stitch a lot when I was doing my City & Guilds embroidery course. But I still had to look how to do it! [poor brain]
It is to be part of a fabric journal, which includes paper. I scanned this page first but the top left leafy paper came out all blurred, so then I photographed it but it is a bit dark.
Anyone in the UK see the Northern Lights yesterday? I didn't and I don't suppose I will today as it is very cloudy.


  1. Gorgeous page. Too far south to see the Northern lights I'm afraid but am very envious of those who can.

  2. wonderful idea.

  3. very unexpected use of cretan stitch and very nice

  4. Really interestung your page.

  5. You've used the variation very nicely in different places on your piece, and I like the effect!


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