CQ Detail 3

CQ Detail 3


In this detail herringbone stitch sites both sides of a some lace


DMC perle thread 8.


This detail is worked on  piece 2 on block 1

Foundation Fabrics

A grey crepe. 

Type of lace, braid or trim

This lace is piece of cheap scratchy ugly black nylon lace I had but I think it fits OK


What is the back story?
This regularly published series aims to illustrate and document the hand embroidered seams, embellishments and decorations on my crazy quilt I dropped the button box. All articles are categorised in the projects under Crazy Quilt details which enables readers to browse back through the series.
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.

One comment

  1. Hi Sharon, this documentation of this quilt is amazing and very comprensive, I just can’t wait for your course to begin, although I will be in the middle of shifting house, it will be a great distraction.

    Thank you so much for sharing.


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