Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing: Master Applique, Decorative Stitching, and Machine Embroidery through Easy Step-by-step Instruction and Fun Projects
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Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing: Master Applique, Decorative Stitching, and Machine Embroidery through Easy Step-by-step Instruction and Fun Projects

by Carol Zentgraf
     
 

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This step-by-step technique reference introduces and thoroughly explores several methods of fabric embellishment that can be used to adorn clothes, home décor items, or even quilts. With Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing, you'll delve into various methods of appliqué, learn the nuances of free-motion embroidery and thread sketching, and

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This step-by-step technique reference introduces and thoroughly explores several methods of fabric embellishment that can be used to adorn clothes, home décor items, or even quilts. With Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing, you'll delve into various methods of appliqué, learn the nuances of free-motion embroidery and thread sketching, and learn to maximize the decorative stitches and embroidery capabilities of your sewing machine. Explore the world of trims and learn creative or tried and true ways to apply them. Try some fabric manipulation techniques to give fabric exciting texture. Each section includes easy-to-follow, illustrated instructions and ends with three to five small projects. Enhance your skills and develop your craft with Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589237315
Publisher:
Creative Publishing int'l
Publication date:
01/01/2013
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
1,264,219
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.70(d)

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Meet the Author

Carol Zentgraf is a designer, writer, and editor specializing in sewing, fabrics, and decorating. She has a degree in art and interior design from Drake University and especially enjoys incorporating a variety of artistic techniques into her fabric projects. Carol has worked in the craft and sewing industries as both a designer and editor for more than thirty years and is the author of eight books. She is also a regular contributor to several magazines and websites. Carol lives in illinois.

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