CQ Detail 35

Stitches:

This seam is embellished with a row of  buttonhole  stitch,   which has a  detached chain stitch on every second arm.

Thread:

DMC perle thread #5.

Placement and Foundation Fabric:

This seam is between piece 3  and piece 9 on the diagram used when I introduced block 5  In the same article I also talked about the foundation fabrics I used.

Beads:

Seed beads are on every second arm of the row of buttonhole.

 

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.


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