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The Embellished Book is a guide by Chelsea Andersen, the creator of the Pink Fig patterns collection. This guide shares the techniques she uses for embellishing jeans and t-shirts. Enjoy!

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Machine Embroidery and More.
Machine Embroidery and More by Kristen Dibbs. 10 Step-By-Step Projects Using Border Fabrics and Beads.

Add elegance to your sewing projects! Start with fabulous border prints, add sheer overlay fabrics and dazzling machine embroidery, and top it all off with beautiful beadwork. You'll love the eye-popping effect this exciting process will bring to your work.
  • 10 complete projects include quilts, wearables, home décor items, and accessories
  • Kristen simplifies working with border prints and takes you step-by-step through the cutting and piecing process
  • Embroidery can be done on any machine that features a few basic zig-zag, satin, utility, or decorative stitches

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Foolproof Curves by Barbara Barber. Finally Curved seams made easy!

Barbara Barber's resourceful techniques are just what you need to take your quilting to the next level! Foolproof Curves makes sewing curves fun and easy with two totally different approaches. Plus find exciting ideas for expanding your creativity and opening the door to adventures in design!

Part I features an update of Barbara's out-of-print title, Really Sharp Piecing.
  • Use foundation piecing to make accurate full-circle and free-form curved designs.
  • 2 quilt projects teach you all the steps.

Part II teaches her latest methods create the appearance of curved piecing without piecing a single curve!
  • Simple appliqued bias strips give the impression of intricate curved piecing.
  • 4 easy projects let you practice the technique.

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Part Number: 1032164. Price: Was $29.95 - Now $14.98

Creating Quilts With Simple Shapes
Creating Quilts With Simple Shapes by Ann Castleberry and Mischele Hart.

Simplify the process of designing quilts! If you dream about designing but shy away when it's time to put stitches to fabric, you'll love these simple, straightforward methods for creating dazzling, original quilts! Smart, savvy techniques rely on trouble-free shapes that are easy to cut and sew, so you're free to enjoy the design process.

  • More than a dozen smashing quilt patterns and a step-by-step, start-to-finish formula will give you the know-how you need to start developing your own designs
  • Surefire fabric-selection secrets reveal how choices in color and value and make or break your quilt design
  • Special foreword! Popular author and teacher Mary Ellen Hopkins shares why she loves these easy-to-learn, dependable design techniques

Follow this fun approach and soon you'll be creating beautiful, visually exciting quilts like a pro!

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Part Number: 1021889. Price: Was $26.95 - Now $13.48

Quilting UFOs Quilting UFOs with Helen's Hints by Helen Squire.

"Beam Up" those UFOs (UnFinished Objects) and get started quilting!
  • Follow Helen's four-question formula to focus on the decisions and quilting choices needed for every unfinished project. Banish those dread three words: quilt as desired!
  • Over 100 original patterns, all full size, with 45 illustrated examples of mitered borders and blocks, sashing strips and pantographs—many adapted and coordinated within the same design series. Suitable for both hand and machine quilters.
  • A galaxy of quilting suggestions are grouped by 17 sub-chapters for easy reference, including: fabric choices, structural quilting, marking techniques, and Helen's Hints. The large-page format makes for handy copying and use.

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Magic Pillows, Hidden Quilts by Karin Hellaby.

Open a pillow to magically reveal a spectacular quilt! Learn how to mix and match patchwork blocks to create your own designs, quickly and easily, using the latest machine sewing techniques.

As in Karin's first book, Sew a Row Quilts, clear diagrams and step- by-step instructions show you exactly how to achieve simple, quick and well proven patchwork techniques.
  • 20 projects for you to try.
  • 3 different magic pillows: slip-in, wrap-around and quillow.
  • Fast and easy techniques laid out as lap size and mini quilts.
  • A dozen different blocks - and thousands of combinations - to make your quilt unique!
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Quilt It with Wool by Nathalie Mornu. Projects Stitched on Tartans, Tweeds & Other Toasty Fabrics

25 Projects that Redefine Quilting! Sure, wool is perfect for making sweaters and business suits, but it's also one of the hottest quilting fabrics around! One look at these totally modern and super stylish projects, and it's easy to see why crafty sewers love this warm, fuzzy material. And check this out: the extra weight of wool adds additional coziness to any project and is great for creating embellishments. Not only are there two snuggly quilts in this book, you'll also find fabulous bags (some featuring spot quilting); handy storage containers; all kinds of stuff to put on, from a scarf made out of overdyed fabric (the latest wool trend) to chic earrings; and pretty items for home decorating. Includes:
  • Honeycomb-shaped table runner
  • Bird mobile
  • Cute baby quilt backed with soft cashmere
  • Too cool for school notebook cover
  • Casually glamorous capelet
  • Handy hot water bottle cozy
  • Lumberjack-plaid laptop cover
  • And so much more!

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Embroidery Machine Essentials: Applique Adventures by Mary Mulari.

Mary Mulari has once again created fun designs and projects to appliqué with your embroidery machine. Mary adds another great machine embroidery appliqué book to the Embroidery Machine Essentials Companion Project Series with Embroidery Machine Essentials: Appliqué Adventures. Going beyond basic appliqué with machine embroidery, you'll learn how to use altered fabrics, overlays and backgrounds, and layering techniques.

Mary takes you outside of the box to consider new possibilities using machine embroidery appliqué for fashion, stationery, gifts and home décor. Also included are 40 exclusive machine embroidery designs and step-by-step instructions for all of the 13 projects on the enclosed bonus CD.

Travel on an adventure as you use these exciting techniques to create your own machine-embroidered appliqué with Embroidery Machine Essentials: Appliqué Adventures.

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