Tag Archives: String of Beads

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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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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