I am taking part in an interesting challenge called the TAST ( http://begintast2012.blogspot.com/). It is a year long challenge where we will be practicing a new embroidery stitch every week! I am excited as it will be a way of building up a reference journal of embroideryof stitches! I have bought myself a file with attachable sleeves, and will keeping building up my reference The first stitch is the straight stitch and seed stitch. So much like our kantha. This is my contribution to week 1.