This is an embellished area on block 66 of the I dropped the button box Quilt.
In a silk thread which is about the thickness of perle #5 cotton I worked a line of up and sown feather stitch then between the prongs I added oyster chain stitch. this was also a silk thread.
What is the story?
This regular series illustrates the hand embroidered seams, embellishments and decorations on my crazy quilt I dropped the button box. Links to each block is listed on the CQ details FAQ page.
All articles are categorised in the projects under Crazy Quilt details which enables readers to browse back through the series and look at how each seam is embellished.
Free Crazy quilt block patterns
In the process of documenting the seam decorations on this quilt, as I get to each block I am diagramming it out for readers as a free crazy quilt pattern. Links to these free pattern pages are listed on the CQ details FAQ page.