The theme of “summer” for the CQ MagOnline July issue prompted Julie Yonge to share her lovely Butterflies and Wild Roses for block of the month including information on how she made the 3 dimensional butterflies.
Yes that is rioght CQMag Online is out.
Allison Aller has written an article on combining hand and machine embroidery.
Crazy quilters are constantly interested in printing on fabric and Lynn Schoeffler tackles this topic in a comprehensive article.
Ever wanted to make a crazy quilt Thread caddy? Jan Campbell has shared her pattern.
With this issue I have contributed a pattern for a floral spray to be worked in silk ribbon.
Lynn Schoeffler has shared directions on how to make freesias of stiffened organza
Also this issue features a design for an unusual leaf shaped needle book by Barbara Blankenship. Also by Barbara, in this issue is information on how she beaded a seashell design.
Our editor Rissa Peace Root, has applied her crazy quilters eye and reviewed Doodle-Stitching: Fresh and Fun Embroidery for Beginners
Once again I have touched on some key pieces in this issue. Make a cuppa, pop over and have an enjoyable coffee break reading the latest issue of CQ MagOnline.