Introducing block 56 of the I Dropped the Button Box quilt

Block 56 is another block made up of stronger colours and tones designed to fit in with the diagonal bands of colour on the quilt  Just as a reminder to reader if you ever want to see the quilt visit the CQ details FAQ page as there is a photograph …

How to hand embroider Satin Stitch

Satin stitch which is also known as damask stitch is one of the oldest embroidery stitches found and it is worked on traditional embroideries in practically every country of the globe. Traditional embroiderers of China and Japan excelled in the use of this stitch yet it is quite a simple …