CQ Detail 287

CQ Detail 287

crazy quilt detail

Crazy quilt hand embroidered seam decoration:

This is the last detail on block 41 of the I  Dropped the Button Box Quilt. It is a cluster of contemporary and vintage buttons that are stitched across the whole block.

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 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.
I have released the block patterns and stitch ideas for non commercial use but I retain all copyright. Please attribute the work to me, and link back to this blog. You may not take whole articles from this series and republish online. Link please dont republish.


  1. Sharon……your button crazy block is stunning. I love this block…..I've been starring at it for several minutes……LOL…..you have inspired me to try my hand at embellishing…..I'll start very small.
    Take care.

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