Daily Archives: April 4, 2018

The Churn Dash

Daily Prompt:  Churn, Explore I have been exploring the origins of names of some quilt blocks that have been around for years.  One of my favorite blocks is the Churn Dash. The Churn Dash is one of the oldest 9-Patch … Continue reading

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D is for Darning

Darning is a sewing technique used to repair holes or worn areas on fabric.  It can also be done on knitted and crocheted things too.  Usually, it is done by hand, but can also be done by machine. Darning consists … Continue reading

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C is for Crewelwork

Crewelwork is a type of surface embroidery using wool.  An outline of an image is put on a piece of fabric, then the areas are filled in with different types of embroidery stitches.  This technique has been around for at … Continue reading

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