The detail below is a stitch that is a favourite of many crazy quilters. It is feather stitch worked in cotton perle #5. To the end of each arm I added a bugle bead.
This article is part of a series that highlight the hand embroidered seams and Crazy Quilt details on my I Dropped the Button Box quilt For a free pattern of the block visit the web page about block 83 and for the rest of the blocks see the list on the CQ details FAQ page.
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