Synopses & Reviews
When sewers and crafters are looking for creative embellishment ideas, Embellishments A to Z will be the first book they turn to. Whether they sew garments, quilts, or pillows, they'll find exactly the right technique here. More than 17 major embellishment techniques are covered in this quick reference, including applique, couching, devore, laminating, piping, stenciling, stitch and slash, and much more. Many techniques include new variations for even more looks.
In convenient alphabetical order, each technique is easy to find. Illustrated with full-color photos and drawings, the step-by-step instructions for each technique make the information accessible to readers of all skill levels. Even the advanced sewer will find plenty of inspirational ideas.
Covers the major embellishment techniques, including applique, couching, devore, laminating, piping, stenciling, and stitch and slash.
About the Author
Valley is the production director of the Sewing Workshop Pattern Collection. She is also an associate designer for Linda Lee Interiors of Topeka, KS.