MAGPIE'S MUMBLINGS

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.

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Crazy quilt seam treatments

Here are some more seam treatments that I completed today...



Above is a fairly simple treatment, done using waste canvas 
in order to keep the stitches even.  

Below is a piece of tatting, highlighted with some gold beads.

Below I used pearl cotton to make the lazy daisy flowers,
gold embroidery floss to make the cretan stitches,
and silk ribbon fargo roses to
finish it off.



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7 comments:

  1. MA....very nice seam embellishments. Also you are so techno savvy, not like this old dino. Now off to prove I am not a robot...

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  2. I didn't know you knew how to tat. I try to learn a couple of times but it didn't stick. Do you use a hoop when embroidering? Your stitches are lovely.

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  3. Pretty. I especially like that cretan with the lazy daisy flowers. I may have to borrow that one some time.

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  4. Gosh they are so lovely, that lilac tatting is just perfect!

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  5. Wonderful stitching on your seams--I especially like the roses!

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  6. Your stitches are beautiful :)

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  7. I really am loving these seams!!

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