I joined the Take A Stitch Tuesday project in 2012 to teach myself embroidery and learn from others; these are my stitches.
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TAST 2012 Stitch 22: Knotted Cretan Stitch
It took me a while to get the hang of this one. I do like the effect with the couched ribbon; it makes it nice & textural.
[ embroidery stitches knotted cretan ]
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