An example of 'Zigzag Chain Stitch' used as a seam treatment on a crazy quilt block. Place each loop at right angles to the previous loop to create the zigzag line.

This stitch is called Zig-zag Chain Stitch but is also known as Vandyke chain stitch. Needless to say Zig-zag chain is a member of the Chain Stitch family. Zig-zag chain stitch is effective when w…

Fancy seam treatments

This website has diagrams of embroidery stitch combinations that can be can be used to embellish seams on Crazy Quilts but useful for hems or borders too.