Category Archives: November

CQJP and TAST week 47

The 3rd week of November the Take A Stitch Tuesday stitch was the Portuguese Border Stitch.

This was an interesting stitch which involved 3 steps.   The base, the first side and the second side.

 

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On the 3rd quarter of my November Crazy Quilt Journal Project I used the  Portuguese DSC08719Border Stitch  in several different colors.

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CQJP and TAST week 46

 

The Take A Stitch Tuesday stitch for the 2nd week in November was a type of Chain stitch.   Called  Magic chain  stitch or Chequered chain stitch it was a fun stitch to work.  It was done using 2 threads on one needle.

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After using the Magic chain stitch on the 2nd quarter of my Crazy Quilt Journal Project November block  it is half done.

 

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CQJP and TAST week 45

The stitch for the 1st week in November Take A Stitch Tuesday  was similar to last week.   The difference was this was Open base Needlewoven picot rather than closed.   Once again it used the weaving which I enjoyed.  This reminds me of Teneriff embroidery which I have done on shirts.

 

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I enjoyed using the Open base Needlwoven picot stitch on the first quarter of my November Crazy Quilt Journal Project Block.  I am using earth colors for my November block.

 

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