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Pieced Curves So Simple by Dale Fleming brings you fast, easy pinless technique for machine-sewing curves and circles. Dale's design-as-you-go techniques foster creativity and instructs on ways to create your own patterns.


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Pieced Curves

 

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Pieced Curves So Simple
The 6 Minute Circle and Other Time-Saving Delights

Author: Dale Fleming
Pages: 80
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Weight: 11 lbs
Publisher: C & T Publishing
Cover: Soft

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Stitch circles and curves ----- the fast, accurate, Easy way!!

  • Dale's fast, easy pinless technique really works for machine-sewing curves and circles
    • Painless, pinless piecing
    • Sinuous curves
    • Tips and cleavage
    • All together new unpaper piecing
    • every way to play with patterns
  • Think like a designer --- Dale demystifies color, balance, unity and more!
  • Design-as-you-go techniques bring out your creativity
  • Discover a variety of easy ways to make your own patterns

Pieced Curves So Simple

Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1
THE ESSENTIALS
  CHAPTER 6
TIPS AND CLEAVAGE
 
Materials and Equipment7All About Hearts 34
Design Walls 9 Pinless Piecing Tips and Cleavage 34
CHAPTER 2
COLOR AND DESIGN PRINCIPLES
 Rings and See-Through Hearts 38
Color Wheel 10 Linked Rings and Hearts 38
Color Vocabulary 11Hearts 40
Color Harmonies 13 CHAPTER 7
EVERY WAY TO PLAY WITH PATTERNS
 
Unity 14Drawing a Design 43
CHAPTER 3
INSPIRATION
 Making a Pattern44
Or, How Did You Come Up With That? 16How to Use Patterns 44
Observe 16To Leaf 54
Research 17 CHAPTER 8
SINUOUS CURVES
 
Experiment 18 Pinless Piecing Sinuous Curves With Unmatched Fabric 58
Just Start Sewing 18 Pinless Piecing Sinuous Curves With Matched Fabric58
Critiquing Your Work 19 Fringe Flipping With an Open-Toed Foot 60
CHAPTER 4
FABRIC
  Handel's Water Music 61
To Wash or Not to Wash 20 CHAPTER 9
UNPAPER PIECING
 
Quantity 20 Patterns on Fusible Interfacing 64
Building a Fabric Pantry21 Unpaper Piecing 66
Establishing a Mood 22Mondrian Waves 69
Creating a Color Palette 24 CHAPTER 10
ALL TOGETHER NOW
 
CHAPTER 5
PAINLESS, PINLESS PIECING
 Identity Crisis 74
Make Samples! 26 ABOUT THE AUTHOR 79
The Six-Minute Circle 26 BIBLIOGRAPHY 80
Just Circles 2 31INDEX 80

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