Category: Sampler Your Way

Sampler Your Way: Using Sampler Creation to Acquire and Demonstrate Skills


Have you ever wanted to make a sampler?


For some reason they excite me. I mean, you have this demonstration of all the needlework stitches you can make all in one place ~ and it’s pretty enough to hang on your wall (I think it somehow satisfies my inner need for abundance, order, and accomplishment all in one package!).


This post was originally published in 2014. I’ve updated it and added to it in honor of The Hope Chest’s “relaunch” after a prolonged “illness” and months of “rehab”.


Don’t do embroidery? Don’t leave. That’s not what this post is about!

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