Advanced Embroidery Designs Offers Christmas Bell Table Topper Project


Advanced Embroidery Designs offes its Christmas Bell Table Topper Project. A downloadable template is provided as well as a list of materials and illustrated instructions. The finished size of the table topper is about 21 1/2 ” x 23 1/2″ (54 cm x 60 cm).

HTC Retail’s Fusi-Form Lightweight, 1140-1, , is a versatile fusible interfacing that is ideal for underlinings and can be machine washed and tumble-dried, making it perfect for a project like this.

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Jennifer Jangles Shows How To Make A Thanksgiving Turkey Potholder


The Jennifer Jangles blog has a great project for Thanksgiving, either for yourself or as a gift.  This embroidered turkey potholder project includes a downloadable printed pattern and a full list of materials required.

HTC Retail’s Fusible Fleece, 9720-1,, is great for projects that require batting and can be washed, run through a dryer or dry-cleaned, making it perfect for a project like this.

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CandidMommy Offers Turkey Handprint Shirt Video


Jeni at CandidMommy has uploaded a video on how to make an applique turkey using children’s handprints. It shows all the steps for this fun project.

 HTC Retail’s Tear Away, 3190-7, , is a lightweight fusible interfacing that is ideal for embroidery on a variety of fabrics and can be machine washed  and tumble-dried, making it perfect for a project like this.

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Windstar Embroidery Design Offers Machine Embroidery Appliqué Tutorial

Embroidery Tutorial

Windstar Embroidery Design has provided a tutorial on using machine embroidery to create an appliqué. It’s a great way to use leftover fabric or even old clothing that you’ll never wear again. Create unique gifts or dress up something for your home.

HTC Retail’s Tear Away, 3190-7, , is an ideal choice when creating appliqués. It is a premium grade tear away stabilizer intended for stability and support that is ideal for embroidery.

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DIYDish Offers Two Ways To Appliqué Video

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Kim and Kris at DIYDish have provided a video showing two ways to appliqué, either with an embroidery machine or a standard sewing machine. The same design is appliquéd showing the steps necessary to use each style of machine.

HTC Retail’s Trans-Web, 4000-7, is an ideal choice for use with appliqué. It is a clear fusible interfacing that allows for accurate tracing and bonds without stitching.

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Embroidery Library Offers Video On Embroidering Straw Placemats

Placemat Embroidery

Deb with Embroidery Library hosts a video showing the techniques and materials needed to add embroidery to a synthetic straw placemat. Using stabilizer to allow hooping, this video will show you how to create custom embroidered placemats in time for outdoor fun.

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Sew Spoiled Offers Tutorial On Machine Appliqué Embroidery

Machine Applique

Leah at Sew Spoiled has updated a tutorial on Machine Appliqué Embroidery. It has a list of materials and full step-by-step instructions with lots of pictures.

HTC Retail’s Trans-Web, 4000-7, is an ideal choice for this application. It is a fusible web that bonds to any fabric without stitching, great for appliqués.

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