This detail was started with a row of Herringbone worked in DMC pearl 5. It was then laced with a fine metallic cord like thread.
Silk ribbon rose buds worked in single twisted Chain stitch and are spaced between beads.
It is quite simple but is very effective.
Murial has started the 100 details series. Her lovely contribution to the series is on flickr.
Annie Whitsed of Annies Crazy World has featured making a Ghost!
Pam Kellogg of Kitty & Me Designs has generously charted a rose border pattern for everyone.
Julia (aka Ribbonwiz) Camille’s Place has featured making dragonflies both beaded and stitched.
Debbie of Needle Lil More Time to Sew has featured a silk print embellished with silk ribbon embroidery
Lin of Purple Fan has been working with half buttonhole wheels
Barbara of Thinking Out Loud has completed a second fan using the details series as a jumping off spot for ideas.
Rissa of Rissas Pieces is offering tips on crease free silk ribbon.
For anyone just swinging by this series of posts are listed under 100 details for 100 days in this blog. Over on Flickr it is associated with the Crazyquilting Group and photos are tagged 100detailsin100days
I blogged about your site on http://www.quiltersbuzz.com. Great stuff and photos.
Thanks for the tips and patterns.
Is your latest 6 x 4 postcard the kind of work we will be doing in the goggles class this fall? (I hope so!)
Thanks Gina – the link/blog entry is appreciated and thanks for the compliments
I blogged about you on http://www.QuiltersBuzz.com. today– Great site great info…you have been doing it for a while thanks for all the posts.
Debra I just checked out the Valor quilts – the working bee looks fun
I will be back to the Details very soon. I had to take a few days to finish the Quilts of Valor quilts that have come back to me from the machine quilters.
I tried some tatting the other day (from the Details influence)!
The tumblinng blocks are very slow at the moment as I am working on samples and writing but they will eventually get blogged
Sharon, I know you are working on samples for your next class, but you were also embarking on a ‘tumbling blocks ‘ CQ. Are you stitching your 100 details as well?