The key to perfect patchwork is getting all of the points to match up -- which is no easy feat! Thanks to the rediscovery of a traditional technique known as English paper piecing, success is now possible for quilters of all levels. By cutting the desired shapes from paper, basting the paper to the back of your fabric, and then hand-sewing the pieces together, youall ensure perfectly matched points every time. This complete course in English paper piecing takes you far beyond traditional hexagons with step-by-step photos showing you how to connect triangles, octagons, diamonds, jewels, triangles, tumblers, pentagons, and curved shapes. It even provides dozens of ideas for incorporating the pattern designs into clothing, pillows, quilts, and home decor items!Or, you might prefer to use a small crochet hook to reach in and hook the edge of the template. If you pinned the template to the fabric when you made the patch, that template will pop right out. If you used fabric glue or freezer paper, youa#39;llanbsp;...
|Title||:||All Points Patchwork|
|Publisher||:||Storey Publishing - 2015-06-08|