Crazy Quilt Block 80 in the I Dropped the Button Box Quilt

Crazy Quilt Block 80 on the I Dropped the Button Box Quilt is very red! But as you can see if you look at the quilt this block  is part of a diagonal line of blocks that all have tones of red and black in them. (If you click on the …

Crazy Quilt Block 79 on the I Dropped the Button Box Quilt

 Crazy Quilt Block 79 is part of a series offering free crazy quilt block patterns, techniques, and tips on how to decorate seams with hand embroidery. The block comes from a quilt called  I dropped the button box quilt which you can see on the left. (If you click on …

Crazy Quilt Block 78 on the I Dropped the Button Box Quilt

 Crazy Quilt Block 78 comes from a quilt called  I dropped the button box quilt, which you can see on the left. (If you click on the image of the quilt you will see a larger photograph of it.) I have written an article on each block and the series has become a …

Crazy Quilt details 511 and 512

This series highlights  hand embroidered seams and embellishments on my crazy quilt I dropped the button box.  For a free pattern click on the block thumbnail. Today we have two details from  block 77. The first is cluster of modern buttons that sit in the corner of the block. The little horse is …

Crazy Quilt seam detail 510

This series highlights the hand embroidered seams, embellishments and decorations on my crazy quilt I dropped the button box.  For a free pattern of the block and information about the fabrics I used when I made up the block click on the block thumbnail. This is a hand embroidered detail of a seam on block …

Crazy Quilt seam detail 509

This is a hand embroidered detail of a seam on block 77. This series highlights the hand embroidered seams and embellishments on my crazy quilt I dropped the button box.  For a free pattern click on the block thumbnail. In a hand dyed cotton thread that is the same thickness as perle #5 I worked …