A blog about my interests, which include crazy quilting and various and assorted other artsy pursuits and sometimes known to contain mumblings of a random nature.

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Another one!

Here's another seam treatment for you to play with...

This little motif works well as a seam treatment and also can be used on its own as a little flower or a snowflake.

I used embroidery floss (red on diagram) and metallic gold (blue on diagram).  Gold bead in the center.

Today your quote is from T.D. Jakes.... "If you can't figure out your purpose, find out your passion.  For your passion will lead you right into your purpose"


Anonymous said...

LOVE the borders yesterday and today! How fun!
Love the close-up picture on your banner, also. You can really see the terrific stitching and talent that went into that piece. How did you fasten the white birds to the fabric??
Maureen S

Kim said...

Excellent quote. Love this little seam embroidery.

allthingzsewn said...

Morning, I thoroughly enjoyed visiting Shirley yesterday, beautiful work. I started following her and blamed you for getting interested in crazy quilting.
I enjoy listing to TD Jakes from time to time , but don't see him often anymore.
This is a sweet stitch, of course I haven't a clue where to start. But I did get a stitching book. We'll see what happens.

Baa. xxx said...

That one reminds me of spiders!

Carol- Beads and Birds said...

Tonia is sooo funny. She doesn't know YOU got me started on CQ too...I'll be sure to tell her. Pretty little seam shared today. I believe that quote is pretty on target too.
xx, Carol

karen said...

so, all these fabulous seams...are they on one piece of work or are they separate? samples? How will you keep them? are they mounted?....and don't fall asleep because there may be more questions!!

desertskyquilts said...

Nice seam treatment! I saw it on Renee's blog and came to see your original. Thanks for sharing. I don't use metallic thread often, because I have to use such short pieces, but I might rethink that.