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Butterfly Dance, Easy and Elegant Butterflies and Moths for Applique by Darcy Ashton offers several quilt patterns, hand applique instructions, embroidery diagrams and applique suggestions to assist you in creating beautiful butterfly appliques.

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Butterfly Dance
Easy and Elegant Butterflies and Moths for Applique

Author: Darcy Ashton
Pages: 48s
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11 "
Publisher: Ashton Publications
Cover: Soft
Item Code: 4FF0183
ISBN / SKU / UPC: 887313000237
Weight: lb
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A Butterfly Dance 2-3
Morning Splendor Quilt 4-5
Metamorphosis Quilt 6-7
Moonlit Moths Quilt 8-9
Large Butterfly & Moth Patterns 10-24
Caterpillar Patterns 25
Small Butterfly & Moth Patterns 26-27
Paper Cut Patterns 28-31
Fan Templates 32
Transferring the Patterns 33
Embroidery Diagrams 33
Hand Applique Instructions 34
Machine Applique Instructions 35
Fusible Interfacing Instructions 35
Paper Cut Applique Instructions 36-37
Iris & Butterly Pillow 37
Pillow Shams 38
Take Along Sewing Kit 39
Butterflies with Beaded Iris Quilt 40-41
Pretty in Pink Quilt 43
Antique Beauties Quilt 43
Butterflies in the Field Quilt 44-45
Applique Suggestions 46-47


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