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Harriet Hargrave has updated her products and techniques for Mastering Machine Appliqué in this 2nd Edition book. Easy exercises let you practice your new skills—then create wonderful quilts and gifts you'll be proud to show off!


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Mastering Machine Appliqué
2nd Edition

The Complete Guide Including: Invisible Machine Appliqué, Satin Stitch, Blanket Stitch and Much More

Author: Harriet HargravePages: 144
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Publisher: C&T Publishing
Item Code: 4FF0700
ISBN / SKU / UPC: 9781571201362

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The classic how-to manual, now fully updated!

Create your own machine appliqué masterpieces with this newly updated classic. Expert Harriet Hargrave has taught thousands of quilters how to produce top-quality work. Now you can learn all of her tricks and tips, including new processes and products that have emerged since the original publication of Mastering Machine Appliqué. Harriet helps resolve every conceivable issue with machine appliqué—and that makes you an up-and-coming expert, too!

  • Easy exercises let you practice your new skills—then create wonderful quilts and gifts you'll be proud to show off!
  • Covers everything you need to get started, from sewing machine basics to satin stitch and much, much more.
  • Harriet takes you through each technique step by step, teaching top-level skills and heading off potential problems as you go.
  • Learn how to choose (and use!) the right needles, threads, fusibles, and stabilizers.

Table of Contents:

Dedication
3
Chapter 11: 
Introduction
6
Pattern Preparation for Invisible Machine Appliqué67
Getting Ready
Chapter 12: 
Chapter 1:
Preparing Appliqué Pieces72
Equipment
8
Chapter 13: 
Chapter 2:
Building the Design80
Supplies
16
Chapter 14: 
Chapter 3:
Machine Preparation for Invisible Machine Appliqué84
Machine Basics
27
Chapter 15: 
Chapter 4:
Invisible Machine Appliqué Techniques 88
Preparing the Pattern for Satin and Blanket Stitching
34
Other Techniques 
Chapter 5:
Chapter 16: 
Working with Fusibles for Satin and Blanket Stitching
37
Curved Piecing à la Appliqué94
Chapter 6:
Chapter 17: 
Building the Design
42
Straight Stitch Appliqué100
Satin Stitching
Chapter 18: 
Chapter 7:
Broderie Perse103
Machine Preparation for Satin Stitching
45
Chapter 19:

108

Chapter 8:
Stained Glass
Satin Stitch Appliqué
49
Chapter 20: 
Blanket Stitching
Tips, Tricks, and Other Useful Information 114
Chapter 9:
Gallery125
Machine Preparation for blanket Stitching
59
Patterns135
Chapter 10:
Index140
Blanket Stitch Appliqué Techniques
62
  
Invisible Machine Appliqué
About the Author144

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Choosing Batting

Author: Harriet Hargrave

What every quilter needs to know about batting."

A concise guide to choosing quilt batting, with helpful advice, easy to read text, and convenient tables.

  • Material Characteristic Chart
  • Cotton, wool, polyester, silk
  • Batting selection checklist
  • Testing Batting
  • Brand names, fiber content, uses, and characteristics chart

Pages: 1 laminted tri-fold card
Page size: Folded: 8 1/2" x 4 1/2"
Publisher: C&T Publishing
Item Code: 4e0402
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Caring for Fabric and Quilts

Author: Harriet Hargrave

Essential information about laundering quilts and quilting materials. Contains helpful advice, easy to read text, and convenient tables.

  • Quick Needle/Thread Reference Chart
  • Laundering, vacuuming, pretest, wash, rinse, and dry
  • Shrinkage, colorfastness, and water temperature
  • Prewash or not?

Pages: 1 laminted tri-fold card
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