This award-winning teaching, techniques and project book contains 144 pages of visual information to instruct a beginner or improve an experienced applique's techniques. Chapters include: Equipment and Supplies for selecting the right tools and understanding their use. Preparing Applique explains various machine and hand applique techniques in detailed step-by-step photo. Stitching demonstrates the many machine stitches and basic hand stitches used for applique and gives details of when to use each. Notebooks and Tips are included throughout each chapter. A Notebook gives information that applies to many of the techniques. A Tip is a bit of information that makes the process easier. Embellishing describes many machine and hand stitches used to give texture and definition to the applique. Beading embellishing is also included. Projects showcases seven applique quilts. Patterns include all patterns to make the projects in the book as well as many options in types or sizes. 2 New Projects
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Originally established in 1992, Southwest Decoratives started out as a home based business offering a series of Southwestern themed quilt patterns in a small, black and white, hand drawn catalog.