CRAZY QUILTING, Colour Complements threads Today I am showing two areas of Block #8 in my current CRAZY QUILTING project – Black Butterflies.  If you are interested in viewing other posts pertaining to this project check in the right sidebar under Categories – “Black Butterflies”.

By now, I think most of you will recognize that I like butterflies and generally add these to ALL of my crazy quilts.  I added this hand dyed lace applique butterfly here accented with beads. Under this is a lace trim highlighted with Kreinik 1/16” ribbon.  Below the trim I traced half circles which are stitched using stem stitch in silk perle.  The center are circular buttons with the addition of detached chain stitches in Kreinik #8 braid.

Below is a second section where I used a thrift shop crocheted doily.  I added cheater roses and French knots to accent. CRAZY QUILTING I am over halfway complete on this project – I can hardly wait to see how it turns out!!  The finale of Block #8 is coming up….

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