Category Archives: Button hole

CQJP and TAST week 51 December 2012

 

The third week of December the stitch for Take A Stitch Tuesday was Knotted Chain Stitch.  I also used some Buttonhole stitch as well as some rick rack attached with gold thread using the  Couching  stitch.  This is the final TAST stitch for the year.

 

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The third quarter of my December Block Crazy Quilt Journal Project was done with the knotted Chain Stitch as well as

Buttonhole Stitch.

 

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The finished Crazy Quilt Journal Project  December Block includes  the previous December stitches as well as this weeks  Knotted Chain Stitch, Rick rack attached with  Couching Stitch and  a tatted Candy Cane done with Lizbeth size 20 thread.

 

This completes all 12 Crazy Quilt Blocks for the year.  I have enjoyed working on the TAST and CQJP  and adding tatting to the Blocks also.    Now I just have to decide how to put the Blocks together!

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CQJP and TAST week 50 December 2012

 

The second week of December the stitch for Take A Stitch Tuesday was called by three names, Berry Stitch, Double lazy daisy stitch or Double detached chain stitch.

 

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For the second week of my December Crazy Quilt Journal Project I used the Double detached chain stitch as well as Chain stitch, French Knot, and Buttonhole stitch.

 

 

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CQPJ and TAST week 49 December 1012

The first week in December  for Take A Stitch Tuesday  used the Buttonhole Eyelet flower stitch.   This stitch is a combination of Button hole wheel and Bullion stitch which we had earlier in the year.

 

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For the first week of my December block for Crazy Quilt Journal Project I used the Buttonhole Eyelet flower stitch as well as  plain Buttonhole stitch,  Chain stitch, and French Knot stitch.

CQJP and TAST week 23

 

Week 23 was a catch up week for Take A Stitch Tuesday http://pintangle.com/

so those who had gotten behind  would have a chance to get caught up.  h

Since no stitches were given I decided to use 2 I liked from earlier weeks.

I used Buttonhole stitch from week 1 and Herringbone stitch from week 5.

 

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For the first quarter of my June Crazy quilt Journal Project

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I used 2 stitches from previous weeks.   Buttonhole and Herringbone stitches from weeks 1 and 5.  My fabrics for June are purples.  I added a small purple tatted flower.

 

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CQJP and TAST week 18

 

A variation of the Buttonhole stitch, Crossed Buttonhole Stitch was the one for week 18  of Take A Stitch Tuesday. http://pintangle.com/tast-faq/

Once again I struggled with getting the stitches even and of the same length.

 

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                              Crossed Buttonhole Stitch

                          

 

I decided to use flower fabric on my May Crazy Quilt Journal Project block.

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I used all Crossed Buttonhole stitch on this first quarter of the block.  Free form tatted flowers were also added.   I like the way it looks.

 

 

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CQJP January and TAST Week 3

The stitch for week 3 was the Feather stitch.  Not my favorite stitch, but I like the way putting them together made hearts.

It is in the Buttonhole family.

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                                                                                                                  Feather Stitch

 

I used the Feather Stitch on the 3rd quarter of my January Crazy Quilt Journal Project.  I also added a simple tatted Snow woman.

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