Tag Archives: String of Beads

Beaded Border Strings 6

If I decide this is the next project to start  I will need to spend some time playing with quilting designs for those blank borders. Note that there are three different ways of turning the corners … This project was … Continue reading

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String of Beads 6

I like it. I have some scraps of fabric with fusible added, and today I think I will use my new toy to cut some of them into ‘beads’ … this possible design needs 940 of them, though I suspect … Continue reading

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Tangled String of Beads 25

Another one I rather like! I did miss putting the half beads in the corners of some blocks … in a real quilt I add beads over the joins after the quilt top goes together, and when the quilt is … Continue reading

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Quilting Thread and Beads 8

Love it. One background fabric, one feature fabric, one applique block, modified for some of the quilting. I think I would quilt the corner blocks with the unmodified block design, but use thread matching the background fabric for the centre … Continue reading

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Beaded Border Strings 4 and 5

There are lots of ways to make a feature section in a string of real beads, and this project file is where I tried to find a few ways to get around corners in the quilter’s version of String of … Continue reading

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Beaded Blocks and Borders Batik 20

Love it! Batik fabrics are perfect for the ‘beads’ in these designs … the changing colours are gentler than in most prints and add dimension to the beads. Hand dyes are also great.

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Quilting Thread and Beads 7

Oh so pretty! I could live with that.

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Tangled String of Beads 22

Still tangled after yesterday! Love them all, specially the big one.

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Beads Again 1

  Love it! Another find amongst the virtual vault containing project files … some too nice not to share!  

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Quilting Threads and Beads 6

Loverly! Sheesh! I was supposed to be scheduling this for the future.  

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