Week 5 of the #YearOfStitch : Feather Stitch

This is such a delicate and beautiful stitch. I sort of want a bra with this stitch embroidered on it. ; ) 

It’s similar to the Fly Stitch which you will remember from Week 3. 

The key is to be gentle while you stitch this one. Have a glass of wine before you stitch and get a little loose. 

I’ll start with the illustration:

Now for the photos:

Let me break it down (bigger) for you:

Obviously, you can go on with this stitch forever but when you want to end it…here’s how:

Boop. That’s it! Lovely isn’t it?

Here’s an example of it in use in a piece:

Happy Stitching!

xo

Shannon