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Machine Appliqué Made Easy by Jean Wells has all the basics for the beginner. Learn to use freezer paper and fusible web for easy gorgeous appliqué. The book features 37 full-size patterns.

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Machine Appliqué Made Easy
A Beginner's Guide to Techniques, Stitches & Decorative Projects

Author: Jean Wells
Pages: 64
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Publisher: C&T Publishing
Cover: Soft
Item Code: 4FF0615
Weight: 1.0 lb
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Learn machine appliqué in 6 fast and easy projects.

  • All the basics for beginners, from one of the best-loved quilt teachers in America.
  • Learn to use freezer paper and fusible web for easy, gorgeous appliqué
  • 37 full-sized appliqué patterns feature leaves, berries, flowers, animals, and more.
  • Mix-and -match patterns for quilts and pillows.

MountainsPink Flower

Table of Contents

Introduction6Invisible Stitch21
Tools and Supplies8Novelty Stitches22
Fabric8Projects25
Thread9Leaf Pillows26
Sewing Machine9Butterfly Tote30
Just for Appliqué10Animals on Parade36
Preparing the Appliqués12Garden Chair Cushion41
Fusing the Appliqué12Floral Table Runner45
Fusing Technique12Moonlit Mountains 49
Freezer Paper Patterns14Patterns 54
Beyond the Basics15About the Author63
Stitches17Quilting Supplies63
Satin Stitch17Index64
Blanket Stitch19  

 

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