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Royal School of Needlework: Applique by Kate Cross

Royal School of Needlework: Applique

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Royal School of Needlework: Applique by Kate Cross
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Jul 18, 2016 | ISBN 9781782211884
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    Jul 18, 2016 | ISBN 9781782211884

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Table Of Contents

The Royal School of Needlework 6
Introduction to appliqué 8
History of appliqué 10
Fabrics 14
Tools 17
Getting started 22
Design 30
Order of work 32
Transferring your design 34
Essential starting techniques 38
Principles of building up 40
Padding: layering up 42
Applying fabrics 48
Adding texture and interest 53
Using adhesives 56
Edging 60
Silk shading 70
72 Fern
Fern: in detail 78
Appliqué inspiration 80
Ribbonwork 86
Using metal threads 88
Beading 92
Cutting away 93
94 Poppy
Poppy: in detail 100
Appliqué inspiration 103
Using sheer fabric for appliqué and shadow-work 108
Reference 112
Embroidery stitches 112
Needles 126
Suppliers and further reading 127
Glossary and Index 128

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