This is an embellished area on block 66 of the I dropped the button box Quilt. The seam was covered with a commercial soft furnishing braid and then I added some detached chain stitches and beads. It isa very simple seam embellishment that would be suitable for a beginner.
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 I am creating a free crazy quilt pattern of each block. Links to these free pattern pages are listed on the CQ details FAQ page.