Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing: Master Applique, Decorative Stitching, and Machine Embroidery Through Easy Step-by-step Instruction and Fun Projects

Author(s): Carol Zentgraf

Arts & Crafts | Secondhand

This step-by-step technique reference introduces and thoroughly explores several methods of fabric embellishment that can be used to adorn clothes, home decor items, or even quilts. With Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing, you'll delve into various methods of applique, learn the nuances of free-motion embroidery and thread sketching, and learn to maximize the decorative stitches and embroidery capabilities of your sewing machine. Explore the world of trims and learn creative or tried and true ways to apply them. Try some fabric manipulation techniques to give fabric exciting texture. Each section includes easy-to-follow, illustrated instructions and ends with three to five small projects. Enhance your skills and develop your craft with Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing!


Product Information

Carol Zentgraf is a designer who specializes in sewing, fabrics, and decorating. She is the author of several books and is a frequent contributor of projects and articles to sewing magazines, such as Sew News. She lives in Peoria, Illinois.

General Fields

  • : 9781589237315
  • : Rockport Publishers Inc.
  • : Creative Publishing International, US
  • : November 2012
  • : 255mm X 204mm
  • : United States
  • : November 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Carol Zentgraf
  • : Hardback
  • : 746.44
  • : 144