Tag Archives: String of Beads

String of Beads Roundabout 21

I think I just maybe a little obsessed with virtual quilting … I can see a lot of quilting patterns in that design. I have also learned over the last few weeks that Strings of Beads are very easy to … Continue reading

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Double Wedding Ring String of Beads 13 and 14

What I like most about String of Beads is the versatility of those little shapes … they can be used in so many ways to create designs, and not just in strings I was looking for some blocks to become quilting … Continue reading

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String of Beads Roundabout 19 and 20 plus 2014 in review

A big piece of background fabric, and a lot of colorful scraps. One of my achievements this year was to redraw a lot of blocks in Electric Quilt. I started using EQ5 when I had a large collection of block … Continue reading

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Christmas Beading 9 and 10

Just a thought, but this Christmas beading would look OK as the second quilt in a room with a Baltimore album quilt.   I rather like this design!

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Beaded Borders 5

Playing with fabric beads and border designs … a project file dedicated to making the String of Beads go around the corners nicely! Love it!

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Beaded Blocks and Borders 14

  Very pretty and dainty. First day of spring in Australia. Looks like being a wet day! The various shades of gold and yellow wattle (acacias) are starting to look a bit brown around the edges … the date on … Continue reading

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Bunch of Beads 7

Another petty one from a pretty series.  

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Beaded Borders 3a and 5

Yep, almost the same as yesterday … I opened up the project file again after I shared the design for the day, and played with the design, trying to get the corners to match. I eventually worked out that I … Continue reading

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Tangled String of Beads 19 and 20

I am glad I don’t have to untangle this lot! I was dreaming about what could be done with String of Beads long before I had a computer program to draw them in and make them look pretty. I made … Continue reading

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Bunch of Beads 5 and 6

This project file is from before I came out of the closet as a virtual quilter, when I was drawing the blocks I had designed on paper into EQ. Designed is probably not the correct work as I drew lines … Continue reading

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