CQ Detail 269

Crazy quilt decoration: This detail on block 39  is simply a vintage button secured with a few seed beads 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 in the projects under Crazy …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 425

This band is made up of two lines of buttonhole stitch worked back to back Threads: Hand dyed wool Fabric: 26 cnt linen Size: The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different strips of fabric which are are stitched together to form one …

From Studio Journal Design to Embroidery: A hand embroidered file cover part 3

This is the last in a series of articles about designing a hand embroidery project. It moves from creating the design to working the finished project. Links to previous articles are the bottom of the page. Up until this stage I had been working on hoop and moving the hoop …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 424

This band is made up of two lines of closed buttonhole stitch that have been beaded. Fabric: 26 cnt linen Size: The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different strips of fabric which are are stitched together to form one long strip. It …

CQ Detail 267

Crazy quilt seam decoration: This seam on block 39  has been covered with lace. On the base I have laced a novelty thread before adding beads. Thread:  Hairy novelty knitting thread What is the story? This regularly published series aims to illustrate and document the hand embroidered seams, embellishments and decorations on my crazy …