Sewing
-
Home Decor
Occasions
Seasonal

SKILL

Holiday Applique Inspiration: Tips and Hints

Sewing
-
Home Decor
Occasions
Seasonal

SKILL

Holiday Applique Inspiration: Tips and Hints

This pillow features appliques in the shape of ornaments, and the appliques feature various sewing techniques. The “ornament fabrics” are first embellished, then the appliques are stitched to the main project fabric using a satin stitch. These appliques can be used not only on a pillow, but on a table runner, tree skirt, placemats and more. Read for tips and hints on creating these fun embellishments for your holiday project ideas.

VIEW INSTRUCTIONS

Recommended Accessories

4 accessories View all
  • INSPIRA® Tear-A-Way™ Stabilizer 12" x 25 yds
    Helps to hold the fabric flat and prevent puckering when doing embroidery or decorative stitching.
    $26.99 $22.99
    Add
  • Narrow Rolled Hem Presser Foot
    Sews a narrowed rolled hem. Adds a perfect decorative finish to lightweight or sheer fabrics like those on scarves and blouses.
    $22.99 $19.99
    Add
  • Stippling & Darning & Freehand Embroidery Presser Foot
    Releases the fabric when the needle is in the up position, allowing you to move the fabric freely.
    $45.99 $35.99
    Add
  • Cording Presser Foot
    Add surface embellishment to fabrics with cords, thin braids, embroidery floss or yarn.
    $24.99
    Add