By Angela Pingel
You'll detect an creation to curved piecing through one easy block--Drunkard's direction. writer Angela Pingel demonstrates how this unmarried block will be prepare in a variety of styles that glance completely assorted in each mix. Drunkard's course can create a sinuous unbelievable line like its namesake or curved motifs that shape teardrops, arabesques, plant life, and different discrete shapes.
Dive deep into the fundamentals of curved piecing after which discover quite a few initiatives together with significant quilts, child quilts, pillows, and a desk runner. locate inspiring new how you can use that previous favourite, Drunkard's course block, to create quilts that glance new and various. A Quilter's Mixology is the proper "next-step" ebook geared in the direction of intermediate quilters or quilters trying to find the following problem.
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Make a small M-shaped fold or tuck at the base, and stitch it in place about 1/4 inch up from the bottom edge, to give the leaf pair a three-dimensional look. Stitch two pairs of leaves to each stem grouping (figure 7). 6. Attach the corsage pin. Insert a corsage pin into the stem of one of the flowers on each boutonniere. On your wedding day, use this pin to affix the boutonniere into groomsmen’s lapels. figure 7 VARIATIONS • Happy Graphic: Choose bright reds, yellows, or blues for your flower buds.
Arrange the flowers and leaves until you are happy with their placement. Pin them into place, being careful not to catch the back of the pillowcase. With your left hand inside the pillowcase to make sure you don’t catch the back, carefully sew the flowers and leaves onto the pillow top using a running stitch. 6. Finish the pillow. Slip your decorated pillowcase over your insert. Sew the open side shut using a ladder stitch: tie a knot in your thread and bring the needle up through one end of the open side.
Station 2: Rubber stamp the cards. • Station 3: Emboss the cards. • Station 4: Edge the envelopes. • Station 5: Affix postage to the envelopes. • Station 6: Stuff and seal the envelopes. com/ handmade-weddings) • Fonts: Serlio LTStd and Nelly Script • Inkjet printer, with extra ink cartridges • Craft knife, with extra blades • Ruler • Cutting mat • Paper cutter (optional) • Scrap paper • Two 8 1/2-×-11-inch sheets of cardboard • Pencil • Masking tape • Stapler (optional) • File folder • Heat embossing tool • Glue sticks BUDGET $250 (excluding postage) Note: If you are assembling invitations with a group, be sure to have enough craft knives, rulers, cutting mats, glue sticks, and paint pens to keep everyone busy—we recommend four of each.