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Make sure your passion for quilting shows-even at your desk! Save those bits of fabric and turn them into a customized mousepad that tells your story.
Turn the tables on a vintage tablecloth. Use it as your appliqué foundation! Then learn to do freezer-paper appliqué to add the sunflower motifs with our easy-to-follow instructions.
Zigzag-stitch fusible words and motifs to create these fun place mats.
Brighten up the traditional look of Pickle Dish and Lover's Knot blocks by using fabrics that contrast in both color and scale. Fabrics are from the Lift Your Spirits collection by Wendy Bentley...
Save time by using fusible web to appliqué custom-made initials for the center block. This quilt is sure to brighten any room!
Use an array of fabrics from the Kawaii Asian collection by Robert Kaufman Fabrics to make an easy-to-piece, big block quilt.
Turn a small, spiral-bound notebook into a carry-along piece of art when you stitch up a new cover. Designer Jessica Levitt shows off her Timber collection for ...
Are you new to appliqué and want to start out small before committing to a whole project? Make this one-block table topper. Fabrics are from Robert Callaham’s Canterbury collection for Red Rooster...
Make a wall hanging with a spooky twist using Halloween prints from the Eerie Alley collection by SEI for Robert Kaufman.
Add a handmade touch of wonder for baby by sewing a dozen or more of these poly-fiber-filled play blocks.
These felted pencil toppers make the perfect gift for young children and cat lovers.
Raid your stash to make this table mat and matching mug mats. Add a personal touch by finishing this project with large, hand-quilted stitches.
Ideal for tying onto a sewing basket, these tiny pincushions are great gifts for all your quilting buddies.
Simple squares and curved appliqués in bright prints pop off a coordinating solid to create a dynamic wall hanging.
Use felted wool to appliqué sunflower pincushions that fit your wrist. Gather your wool scraps and start making wristband pincushions—they make great gifts for fellow quilters and needlework...
Regardless of how you prepare your pieces for machine appliqué, learning how to stabilize and stitch your pieces is key. Follow these tips for great appliqué and check out troubleshooting tips at...
Whether you’re new to appliqué or you’ve got plenty of experience with the technique, check out these options to find a flower appliqué project that suits your style.
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...