The time-honored way of showing love in an Italian family is to offer food. Whether we're celebrating, mourning, happy, sad--if we're breathing, there's a table filled with great things to eat. Life's too short, so eat what you love and love what you eat.
Friday, February 24, 2012
TAST Week 8: Chain Stitch
Chain stitch was the first stitch I ever learned as a young girl. There are so many variations (e.g. zig zag chain, Russian chain, magic chain), but what I'm learning is that it can also be used as a filler stitch or to add texture. Here are some photos of chain in a few of my current projects.