Projects & Techniques:
Crazy Patch Doll
A wonderful and inventive crazy quilted doll!
Bead Weaving by
Barbara shows you another beading technique for embellishing
your CQ projects.
Earring by Barb Engle
This little purse would make an excellent CQ
embellishment or reticule for a doll.
Embroidery Embellished Bear by
Rita completes this wonderful little bear from at
Make Your Own Pin
Rissa Peace Root
A tried and true approach to stabilizing your work when it
is not suitable for hoops.
Pearls by Nan Salter
Can't find the right color pearl? Dye your own!
Rose Motif by
This lovely Irish Rose would make a wonderful motif for your
next CQ project.
Focus on Embroidery: Thread Painting by Rissa Peace Root
Thread painting does not have to be intimidating & can be a
wonderful addition to you CQ.
BOI for October 2004 by
See how Nora approaches a theme block in our "Block of
Seam Treatments: Beaded
Open Cretan Stitch
by Rissa Peace Root
There are several variations of this stitch which make an
excellent seam treatment.
Add Glitter to Your
Nora demonstrates using glitter to add a little uniqueness
to your embellished blocks.
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