This book is ideal for quilters of all levels as it is informative, so anyone who wants to try this technique will be guided all the way. Gina looks at long-arm machines versus domestic sewing machines, discusses different fabrics and threads, and gives a number of options for using appliqué. She explores a variety of design ideas for quilting, and provides examples of stitches that can be used, including couching and bobbin work. There are clear diagrams, photos and coloured boxes of text so that the reader can see at a glance what is being discussed. There are also six project included so you can try the techniques out for yourself.
Appliquilting Applique & Quilt at the Same Time!
Skill-Building Projects • Techniques for All Machines
Gina Perkes ––
Ready…set…appli-quilt as you go!
Multitask like never before with this revolutionary, all-in-one approach to appliqué and quilting! It all starts with your quilt sandwich, as you apply gorgeous appliqué shapes and free-motion quilting in one step. Learn how wash-away sheets, secondary quilting designs, couching, and bobbinwork can take your designs to the next level. Appli-quilting is fast, effective, and versatile—a game changer for owners of both longarm and domestic sewing machines.
• A true time-saver! Multitask when you appliqué and free-motion quilt at the same time
• Quilt stylish, creative showpieces with raw-edge, fusible, and turned-edge appliqué
• Embellish with couching, bobbinwork, and innovative motifs on your longarm or domestic machine
64p + pattern pullout, color
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