CQ Detail 64

Stitches: This seam is embellished with ric-rac, beads and buttons. The ric-rac has a metallic weave in it so I attached it with  straight stitches worked in a metallic thread. These stitches were further embellished with little gold beads.  I also have a cluster buttons near by  Thread: DMC  metallic thread. Placement and Foundation Fabric: This seam is …

CQ Detail 63

Stitches: This seam is embellished with a line of  buttonhole  stitch, worked at different levels to add interest Thread: DMC perle thread #5. Placement and Foundation Fabric: This seam is between piece 1 and piece 2.   What is the story? This regularly published series aims to illustrate and document the hand embroidered …