Tag Archives: Strings of Beads

Tangled String of Beads 35, 36

I love the first design. Enough beads to be interesting, but with some open spaces for some equally interesting quilting. I love the second one too … find a heap of colorful but close matching fabrics, and start cutting, and … Continue reading

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Gran’s New Beads 11, 12

Love it. In this project file I am playing with beads of different shapes and sizes, then using the blocks as both applique blocks and quilting motifs. The first design uses a lot more quilted than applique beads. The second … Continue reading

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Beaded Border Strings 17, 18

In the design above I was playing with ways to get around corners with the beads, without getting them too tangled. I like the results. Two designs, and ten ways to get around corners … this is FUN! As you … Continue reading

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Bunch of Beads 14, 15, 16

One simple shape, but lots of them! I didn’t like the first centre, so made a change … much better. I like the new border colour too. Love the last one!

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Tangled String of Beads 29

Love it! Please note, the daily virtual quilt designs will appear as usual over the next week, but that is because WordPress allows me to schedule ahead. In real life we have visitors coming, going, returning, and sitting around eating, … Continue reading

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Beaded Blocks and Borders 28

Love this, though the colour of the binding could be improved.

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String of Beads 7

Simple layout, but I like it.

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Beaded Border 7

Love it. I wish I had time to go through every project file and try two or three colour combinations for each design I have saved. I need several more life times, because the few times I have tried that, … Continue reading

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Beaded Border Strings 10,11, 12

I have spent many happy hours playing with little leaf/bead shape, creating designs of all sorts, but this project file is confined to simple borders … and getting around the corners. The one on the left shows five different corners … Continue reading

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Christmas Beading 16

Interesting. I have already shared a design or two from this project file, but I wanted an excuse to share something else today. Go have a look at … Petals Across The Pond One of the best quilts I have … Continue reading

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