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Needleturn Applique: The Basics & Beyond
     

Needleturn Applique: The Basics & Beyond

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by Angela Lawrence
 

Through years of teaching, Angela Lawrence has been searching for just the right book to visually demonstrate the full range of step-by-step needleturn appliqué techniques. Now, with easy-to-follow, large photos, clear directions, and demonstrations of each of the basic needleturn appliqué techniques, Angela has created a visual guide for stitchers of

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Through years of teaching, Angela Lawrence has been searching for just the right book to visually demonstrate the full range of step-by-step needleturn appliqué techniques. Now, with easy-to-follow, large photos, clear directions, and demonstrations of each of the basic needleturn appliqué techniques, Angela has created a visual guide for stitchers of all skill levels. Ten easy and fun appliqué projects are provided to practice and perfect each of the techniques taught in the early chapters: Guidelines for fabric selections appliqué preparation and stitch demonstrations Step-by-step photos of stitch techniques Finishing techniques A packet of full-size appliqué templates is included.

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Library Journal
Needleturn appliqué—a handwork technique for sewing fabric shapes to a background fabric using small, hidden stitches—is a classic of quilting. Experienced instructor Lawrence introduces novices to hand appliqué, covering the steps from selecting the appropriate supplies to transferring the design to basic and intermediate stitching. Close-up color photographs illustrate each step, and patterns and templates for nine projects, including wall hangings, table runners, and small quilts, are included. VERDICT Learning needleturn appliqué from a book may seem like a daunting prospect, but quilters familiar with basic handwork will find this book useful.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781935726173
Publisher:
Landauer Publishing
Publication date:
07/15/2012
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
8.18(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.41(d)

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Needlework artist and pattern designer with a passion for quilting, color and teaching. Owner of Applique After Hours pattern companh and author of two books with Landauer

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Needleturn Applique the Basics & Beyond: The Complete Guide to Successful Needleturn Applique Techniques with 10 Colorful Projects 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
BarbaraLyn More than 1 year ago
This book will teach you everything you ever needed to know about needle turn applique. It begins with over 25 pages of how-to from preparing the shapes to embellishing the appliques and everything in between. Nine projects are included and the best part is the packet of full sized appliques ready for you to transfer to whatever you want. The projects include wall hangings, quilts and a table runner. Use your imagination and you could do pillows, tote bags and table cloths too. Simple to follow materials and cutting lists are included with the written instructions. There are enough graphics so you won’t get lost or misunderstand the written words. The fabrics the author suggests are bright and fun. Grab a copy and start your adventure with applique today.