For a free pattern of the block and information about the fabrics I used when I made up the block click on the block thumbnail.
This detail is a line of Cretan stitch worked in hand dyed silk thread that is about the same weight and thickness of cotton perle #5. I added detach chain stitches and seed beads between the spines .
This is part of a series highlighting the hand embroidered seams, embellishments and decorations on my crazy quilt I dropped the button box. If you want to read more articles in series investigate the Crazy Quilt details category.
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