Through the Needle's Eye
Dimensional Cotton and Wool Appliqué Designs
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Week #4: Tea and Blooms
Brew a pot of tea and stitch some blooms as you anticipate spring! Dimensional wool appliqué, embroidery, and embellishment add life to this pot full of violets and cup of chamomile. It is one of 12 blocks in the Potted Petals Mystery Stitch-A-Long. The finished block size is 12 inches square.
Kits are available for purchase!
Here is the list of designers. Check out their websites and get to know them!
Block 1: Jan.11–17 Calico Patch Designs calicopatchdesigns.com
Block 2: Jan. 18–24 Sew Cherished sewcherished.com
Block 3: Jan. 25–31 Yellow Creek Quilt Designs yellowcreekquiltdesigns.com Block 4: Feb. 1-7 Through The Needle’s Eye needleseyestories.com
Block 5: Feb. 8–14 Traditional Primitives traditionalprimitives.com
Block 6: Feb. 15–21 The Woolen Needle thewoolenneedle.com
Block 7: Feb. 22–28 The Cottage Rose-Pattern Originals cottagerosequiltshop.com
Block 8: Mar. 1–7 Linen Closet Designs linenclosetdesigns.bigcartel.com Block 9: Mar. 8–14 Rusty Crow rustycrow.com
Block 10: Mar. 15–21 My Red Door Designs myreddoordesigns.com
Block 11: Mar. 22–28 Red Button Quilt Co redbuttonquiltco.com
Block 12: Mar. 29–Apr. 4 Blueberry Backroads blueberrybackroads.com
Finishing Pattern: Apr. 5-11 Calico Patch Designs calicopatchdesigns.com
If you haven't joined our Facebook Page, you can do so by clicking here. Formerly the Woolen Oak Mystery Stitch-A-Long group, you will now find us with a name change: Calico Patch Designs and Woolie Friends. In this Potted Petals Mystery Stitch-A-Long Facebook group, you can meet the designers, get updates about the project, and share with your friends. It is a wonderful family of stitchers!!
Our wool kit includes background homespun fabric, all wool pieces needed to create our block, as well as several embellishments, including wool roving, beads, lace, ribbon, and antennae. Our thread kit includes a variety of hand-dyed threads from Weeks DyeWorks: one card of #5 pearl cotton, 4 cards of #8 pearl cotton, 2 cards of six-stranded floss, and one card of crewel wool.