details~ This is one of my favorite parts of this block. I love the round leaves and the effect the beads add to the flower heads! For the rick-rack seam, I used beads and French knots to hold it in place. ~By Lisa Plooster Boni, ivoryblushroses
complex stitches made up of smaller parts. Try sewing a decorative stitch withe the zigzag machine, then further embellishing with hand embroidery. I may have to try this some daywhen I get really adventurous-hope I can learn to do these stitches.