Applique is a great way to add extra texture or embellishments to a project. Ashley Hough demonstrates how to applique in multiple different ways, including raw-edge applique using several machine stitches, turned-edge applique utilizing starch, machine reverse applique and also hand reverse applique. Download and print out the applique templates to use as practice. Once you master these three basic shapes you’ll be able to applique any design you want.
In this month’s NSC LIVE with Nicki LaFoille, learn about everything from grading patterns to sharpening your seam ripper. Nicki also provides great information on how to fix common stitch issues like skipped stitches or thread tangles on the wrong side of your fabric. She also explains different types of sewing machine feet are and…Watch Now >>