This stylish flower graphic can be incorporated into a colorful wall hanging, garden flag or lap throw. Add details with fabric paint or permanent markers, or use embroidery floss and stitch your added color and texture details. Use UV safe, outdoor nylon fabric for outdoor flags and banners.
Hello there! I have some good news for you—it’s a Valentines gift. I made a project this week so that I could show how much I love Aurifil threads. I was a guest post-er on the Auri Buzz blog. My post shows how I use Aurifil threads for hand stitching my applique. Of course, I also use Aurifi
Applique refers to the technique of attaching a cut out decoration or detail to a larger piece of material. Raw edge applique is a technique in which the design has been cut to the exact size needed and stitched in place to the background fabric. The fabric edge of the design is kept “raw”, meaning […]
Free applique patterns in categories for denim shirts, quilts or vests. Many applique designs for sewing Christmas applique, Sunbonnet Sue, angels, animals, butterflies, hearts, cats and more applique patterns.
Applique is a form of sewing in which you create shapes out of fabric and adhere them to a larger piece of fabric. This definition is very vague because there are so many ways to achieve this effect. From traditional needle turn applique to quick raw edge applique to freezer paper applique, and many more. […]
Today I am starting a new series of posts I am calling Appliqué Lessons. This is just a brief primer on my preferred method of appliqué which is sometimes called “starch and press”. I LOVE this method of appliqué because it gives you a lot of control over your shapes and I can sometimes be a little, shall we say, anal about things. I designed a block that demonstrates a variety of techniques I use in my designs to help you learn this method of appliqué. (You can download it here) This is my…