I’ve been doing more experiments with the closed lace border stitches.
Here are some comparisons using one strand of pima cotton (left) compared to a Perle 8 cotton (right): first photo shows a very dense over two skip two pattern, the second is loosened up a bit.
Long and short slants
Meeting at the knots
The stitch family page is now updated. My bloglines is still bulging. I’m caught up at work but certainly not at home.