Crazy Quilt Block 74 in the I Dropped the Button Box Quilt

Block 74  has a  bright colour scheme. I think of these ‘brights’ as jewel tones. On its own it looks a bit gah! But it sits ok in the quilt itself. As usual click on the block to see a larger view In the top left corner is a piece of …

Work in Progress Wednesday Block 40 done

Yay! I am dancing about this morning as I am pleased to have this block done! This quilt seems to be taking forever and day to stitch but every large project is like that. Towards the end there is a mood of wanting to just get it done. I am …

Crazy Quilt Block 73 in the I Dropped the Button Box Quilt

Crazy quilt block 73 has a dominant blue purple colour scheme. It is a pretty block and people seeing the I dropped the button box quilt are always attracted to it. Click on the image of the block to see a larger photo. Fabrics and Items used on Crazy quilt …

Work in Progress Wednesday Block 40 started

Hi All even thought the Encrusted crazy quilt class starts this week I have started block 40 so have progressed a little. This is the block totally unembellished and I thought you would like to see the ‘before’ picture. I hand dyed the doily and added it in the seam …

Crazy Quilt Seam Detail 481 and 482

Today I will  share the last 2 details in the series on block 72 of the I Dropped the Button Box Crazy Quilt. If you click on the thumbnail you will be taken to information about the block itself. The first is a little detail is easily missed as the …

Crazy Quilt Seam Detail 479 and 480

Today I have 2 seam embellishment ideas to share. Both are a detail on block 72 of the I Dropped the Button Box Crazy Quilt. If you click on the thumbnail you will be taken to information about the block itself. The first is a is a stitch many crazy …

Crazy Quilt Seam Detail 478

I have another detail on block 72 of the I Dropped the Button Box Crazy Quilt to share with readers today. If you want to see the block click on the thumbnail. This little detail is a line of chevron stitch worked in rayon thread and I have tucked 3 …