CQ Detail 122

Detail:  This is a simple seam embellishment is made of of detached chain stitch and straight stitch Thread: Perle cotton Placement on block: On block 18  this lace runs along the side of piece 4 What is the story? This regularly published series aims to illustrate and document the hand embroidered seams, embellishments and decorations …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 162

Band description: This design is a combination of canvas stitches. Crossed stitches included Rice stitch, cross stitch, Leviathan stitch, and Rhodes stitch. These are arranged between blocks of slanting straight stitches and sequins secured with a bead. Threads: This band is worked in a hand dyed wool and rayon ribbon floss. …

CQ Detail 121

Detail:  This lace is hand dyed and embellished with beads and detached chain stitch Placement on block: On block 18  this lace runs along the side of piece 8 What is the 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 …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 161

Band description: This design is a combination of crossed stitches and slanting straight stitches Threads: This band is worked in a hand dyed cotton,hand dyed wool  and rayon floss. Fabric: This section of my sampler is worked on Aida Dyes: Procion cold water dyes for the threads Size: All samples are 15 …