I joined the Take A Stitch Tuesday project in 2012 to teach myself embroidery and learn from others; these are my stitches.
There is a new 2018 version active; visit this website if you would like to join or just have a look at all the beautiful stitching.
TAST 2012 Stitch 34: Linked Double Chain Stitch
This stitch felt a bit odd: I couldn’t really get into the hang of it. (notice the little bit of cross-stitching on the lettering? that one word took me FOREVER!)