I finished up the large alphabet in the satin stitch.
At the end of the row there are some medallions that are done in a rice stitch, and one eyelet stitch at the end. The rice stitch is a lot of fun and displays very well.
The next was the dividing row, which was done in an elongated smyrna stitch (over six).
The last section is a twining vine with rose colored flowers. The vine and leaves are in cross stitch, and the flower in done in a Ribbed Spider Web Wheel (over 6). Oh my gosh! This stitch will drive you crazy! It is very hard to see the holes for this with 40 count!
and . . . here is the reason for the extra "fiber" in the work: