Tag Archives: String of Beads

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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Beaded Blocks and Borders 12 and Giveaway 3

Yet another design using just one little shape … basically you can draw a heap of lines on a quilt top and place the shapes along the lines. I have only used scraps on the real items I have made … Continue reading

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Beaded Blocks and Borders 11

These designs are great for using up little scraps of fused fabric, and I have used a pieced background to use larger pieces of creamy prints … ideal scrap quilts. Giveaway today for one owner and operator of Electric Quilt … Continue reading

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Beaded Blocks and Borders 10 and a Giveaway

OK, time to give away a copy of the latest Quiltmaker Magazine, but sorry, only to an Aussie. On Page 32 there is a String of Beads design … which I lifted from one of the series of designs I … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned Applique 17

  This design could have been from one of the String of Beads project folders!

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String of Beads Roundabout 16

    Very pretty!

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Beads, Baubles and Chains 13 and 14

  Little scraps of colour on a rather plain background! I am doing some dressmaking … and I am using some cotton fabrics … and there are scraps.   Some of those scraps are of a Batik fabric … a … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned Applique 16

This design looked quite faded, but that is understandable … it was designed in Electric Quilt 5 so has been around for a while! I thought it was a good one to follow the String of Beads variation yesterday as … Continue reading

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Beads, Baubles and Chains 1 and 2

A slight variation of the String of Beads design, with a cluster of beads in the centre, and a border influenced by the Double Wedding Ring design. Now with a more open space around the centre cluster.

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Beaded Fans 5

Pretty and feminine. Nine hundred and fifty six (956) little leaf shapes, about two inches long. (Counted before my first coffee of the day … I will not garantee the accuracy of that figure!)

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