I wanted to see how it looked around a shape. It did very nicely. Will probably use this one in my alphabet set.
Lakshmi from Hand Embroidery from Sadalas mentioned in her post how the German Buttonhole Stitch was similar.
This stitch was easier when it came to tension, but didn't do was well shapes. I liked this one too.
In TAST 1, Week 5, we had the Chevron Stitch:
It also works lovely in a curve.
I decided to also go back and do one of the family stitches of the Detached Chain Stitch, the Whipped Chain Stitch:
I also got some Alphabet work done today:
For my Capital B, I used the Chevron Stitch. This was more difficult that I thought it would be. It took me about 50 minutes to do this one. It was all about the spacing.