7. Detached Chain Stitch

There are many places where Detatced Chain Stitch fit in on my “Flowers of Paradise” fabric. I started with a few background stitches.image

Detached Chain Stitch is useful for various leaves and foliage. Here is one example. You can’t do without this stitch in flower motives.

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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.

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And then another flower in progress.

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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.”

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“The only thing I made, that I havn´t seen before, is coaching with Detatched Chain Stitch.”

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I also tried a few hearts. But what to call the stitch? Detatded Chain Stitch, Open Chain Stitch or Fly Stitch?

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I learned the hearts from this tutorial.

Then I tried some more coaching:

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