This fresh, up-to-date guide to appliqué offers step-by-step instructions for traditional as well as low-sew (and no-sew) techniques, along with 25 projects for making gifts and home accessories. Explore the possibilities of fabric ornamentation through traditional turned edge and pattern-cut appliqué, or try new, easy-to-learn, bonded and machine-stitch techniques.
A special section of re-usable patterns offers stitch templates for creating an alphabet quilt, Baltimore bride pillow, classic hearts edging, and many more inspiring designs. Detailed instructions for each project guarantee polished results on the very first try.Presenting a fresh, up-to-date, inspiring how-to guide for traditional appliqu as well as the new low-sew and no-sew techniques, this text includes directions for 25 projects.Today's sophisticated, inexpensive sewing machines have created a new wave of interest in the possibilities of fabric ornamentation. The Potter Needlework Library: Applique is a fresh, up-to-date, inspiring guide that offers how-to techniques for traditional applique as well as the new low-sew (and no-sew) techniques. The 25 projects for making delightful gifts and home accessories include an alphabet quilt, a floral tablecloth, and herb sachets.
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