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New Ways to Appliqué has illustrated techniques from top quilt designers, guaranteed to make appliquéing quilts and projects easier and quicker, even for the beginners.

Sharla's Comments:

This book covers more techniques than other book I have reviewed in the last 10 years. If you are looking for an overview of applique techniques (30 plus) then this is for you! Each project introduces a new method and really fun applique patterns for seasonal, children and

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New Ways to Applique

New Ways to Appliqué
Hard Cover

Edited by: Jeanne Stauffer & Sandra L. Hatch
Pages: 176
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Publisher: House of White Birches

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Snow Star & Nine-Patch

30 Plus Applique Techniques
Hand, Machine, Fusible, Silk Flower, Raw Edge, Felt, Bias and much more

  • 3-D Appliqué

  • Raggy Fringe Appliqué

  • Fusible Machine Appliqué

  • Chenille By The Inch for Fuzzy Flowers

  • Spray Adhesive Appliqué

  • Hand-Stitched Buttonhole Stitch on Fused Appliqué

  • Quick-Bias Covered Seams

  • Fusible Appliqué Using the Appliqué Pressing Sheet

  • Combining Piecing and Appliqué

  • Freezer Paper Appliqué

  • Isolating Pre-Printed Fabric Motifs for Appliqué

  • Overlapped Fusible Appliqué

  • English Paper Piecing Variation & Using Pressing Bars for Smooth Bias Strips

  • No-Sew Appliqué

  • Transparent Appliqué Technique (Add Chiffon to give Shadow Effect)

  • Interfacing Appliqué used to create smooth outer edge

  • Scribble-Stitch Machine Appliqué

  • Light on Dark Appliqué

  • Glue on Appliqué

  • Finding Appliqué Patterns in Nature

  • Turned-Under Machine Appliqué

  • Trim and Turn Appliqué using Jumbo Rick Rack

  • Felt Appliqué

  • Appliqué on Textured Fabric

  • Self-Made Fusible Bias

  • Raw Edge Appliqué

  • Fusible Appliqué on a Pieced Background

  • Shadow Appliqué

  • Silk Flower Appliqué

  • Leadline Tape in Stained Glass Appliqué

Folk Art TulipsSigns af the Seasons

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Project Examples

Table of Contents

Patchwork Posies
Snow Star & Nine-Patch
Raggy Rainbow
Counting Sheep
Bunny Hugs
All That Jazz
Lollipop Flowers
Fall Fantasy
Baby's Stars Quilts
Nodding Tulips
Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star
No Snails in my Garden
Cartwheel Clowns
My Favorite Season Penny Rug
Pastel Hearts Baby Quilt
Berber Fleece Jacket
Zebra Kid's Quilt
Wildflower Bouquet
Teddy & Friends Wall Quilt
Full of Love
Holiday Kitchen Cheer
Plants in My Window
Festive Holly Table Cover
Fruit Bowl Watercolor
Snowman Tree Skirt
Basket of Flowers
Signs of the Season
Floral Denim Bag
Christmas Outlines
Undersea Stained Glass
Cardinal Christmas Stocking
Folk-Art Tulips
Holly Berry Noel Wreath
Special Thanks
Loving Angle Pillow and Card
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