CQ Detail 218

Detail: This seam has been covered with up and down feather stitch. I then added beads Thread: Stranded hand dyed silk 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 box. All articles are categorised …

Waved Chain Stitch Tutorial

I discovered Waved chain stitch  in Edith John’s Creative stitches (p.44) It is a member of the chain stitch family and another form of Triple chain stitch. Waved chain stitch can be easily worked in a circle or you can emphasise the wave effect by angling the needle further left …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 371

This band is on section 27 of the For the Love of Stitching band sampler  is listed as Interlaced band stitch in the  A-Z of Embroidery Stitches 2 Thread: The row is worked in DMC cotton perle 5 Fabric: 27cnt quaker cloth Date: This section of the sampler was completed in January  2008. Size: …