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Spring Sampler SAL – Week 7

Splendid Pots

Welcome to Week 7 of the Spring Sampler SAL…

If you need a refresh on the SAL or would like to access the FREE pattern – you can find all the information here… Spring Sampler Stitch a Long

Week 7

Block 7 – Splendid Pots

DMC Thread (Use 2 strands throughout), you will need:

  • #371 Moss Green
  • #3803 Berry
  • #758 Antique Pink

Stitching the Pots…

These pots were stitched with 2 strands of thread however in hindsight I think they would have looked neater with just 1 strand – have a play and see what you think when you are stitching your own.

Stitching the Stems…

#371: The stems are stitched with a continuous fly stitch from the top of the plant to the base. This is the same as you did for the Lazy Daisies in week 3.

Stitching the Leaves…

#758: Satin stitch each of the leaves as in the photo above.

And that’s all there is to completing block 7 – 3 simple stitches – Trellis, Fly and Satin. These look really splendid (!) when complete.

You are more than halfway through completing your sampler now – share your progress on the Facebook group and on Instagram using #stitchdoodlespringsal2020 so everyone can see how your stitching is coming along.

Block 8 will be on Thursday 23rd April – see you then.

Happy Stitching!

Want to join in?

If you would like to join the FREE Stitch a Long – you can. It takes place up until the 21st of May 2020 and don’t worry if you can’t keep up. As long as you have the pattern (which is free up to 21st May through the link below) – the tutorials will be staying on the blog so you can take as long as you like.

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