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Crazy quilt Block 76

This series Crazy Quilt details  highlight the hand embroidered seams and embellishments on the blocks that make up my crazy quilt I dropped the button box. 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 hand embroidered seam on block 76 uses a stitch that is one of the favourites of many crazy quilters. It is feather stitch that is further embellished with seed beads and bugle beads.

Crazy Quilt seam detail

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Crazy Quilt seam detail 501

Crazy quilt Block 76

This series highlights the hand embroidered seams, embellishments and decorations on my crazy quilt I dropped the button box.  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 is a hand embroidered detail of a seam on block 76.

This line of buttonhole stitch is topped with straight stitches worked in perle #8 thread, silk ribbon leaves and seed beads were added. The seam is about an inch an half long  and magnifying it with the camera shows how wobbly some seams can be!

Crazy Quilt seam detail
Free Crazy quilt block patterns
Each block on this quilt has a free pattern. Links to these free pattern pages are listed on the CQ details FAQ page.
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Crazy quilt Block 76This is a hand embroidered detail of a seam on block 76 of the I Dropped the Button Box Crazy Quilt.

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 .

Crazy Quilt seam detailThis 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.
Free Crazy quilt block patterns
Each block on this quilt has a free pattern. Links to these free pattern pages are listed on the CQ details FAQ page.
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Crazy quilt Block 76Today I would like to share a detail on block 76 of the I Dropped the Button Box Crazy Quilt. If you click on the thumbnail you will be taken to a free pattern of the block and information about the fabrics I used when I made up the block.

This detail is a double row of Chevron stitch worked along the seam back to back using Cotton Perle # 5.

I added detached chain stitches worked in cotton perle #8. The seam embellishment was completed with seed and bugle beads. This is a simple seam treatment that employs 2 basic stitches.

Crazy Quilt seam detailThis article 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.
Free Crazy quilt block patterns
Each block on this quilt has a free pattern. Links to these free pattern pages are listed on the CQ details FAQ page.
If you don’t want to miss out on the free crazy quilt block patterns issued as part of this series, just follow the link and Subscribe to Pin Tangle by Email and have it delivered to your In Box
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