Make and Use Appliqué Templates
Mastering this technique will be easy when you follow our step-by-step instructions for making and using appliqué templates. Learn how to make appliqué templates, then follow our tutorials to learn how to add appliqué designs to your quilting projects.
Baste Seam Allowances
Working from the right side of the appliqué piece and beginning at an inner point, use a contrasting color thread to baste the seam allowance, turning under and following the marked lines. To make it easier to remove the thread later, begin and end your basting thread on the right side of the appliqué piece.