Detached Chain Stitch is useful for various leaves and foliage. Here is one example. You can’t do without this stitch in flower motives.
And here are the well known little daisies. Eventually I will cover the black print with other stitches but this is how it looks right now.
And then another flower in progress.
This is how how I presented Detached Chain Stitch in TAST 2012:
“It is already week 7 and we will explore Detached Chain Stitch. Most obvious are floral motives, and I have seen a lot of them. Here are some of mine.”
“The only thing I made, that I havn´t seen before, is coaching with Detatched Chain Stitch.”
I also tried a few hearts. But what to call the stitch? Detatded Chain Stitch, Open Chain Stitch or Fly Stitch?
I learned the hearts from this tutorial.
Then I tried some more coaching: