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The wonderful flower appliques made with Northcott's Urban Elementz Basix fabrics are positioned on the ends of the spring table runner.

How to applique a modern landscape tablerunner

Welcome back to some fun quilting time! Yesterday we made a fun kid's artist case that's bound to be a ...
Positioning the shapes on the background fabric

Elephant applique adds a modern twist to this baby quilt

Yesterday on QUILTsocial, I talked about my six favorite features of the Brother NQ900 sewing machine. Really, I could have ...
The shamrock designs printed on the HEATNBOND® EZ-Print™ Lite Iron-On Adhesive are fused onto the wrong side of colorful fabric pieces and then cut in the shape of the shamrocks.

Time saving applique method using HeatnBond EZ-Print Lite

Yesterday we used a SCHMETZ twin needle to sew down the bias strips on our shamrock wallhanging. Over the past ...
3 shapes with 3 different types of stitching in variegated thread

3 ways to embellish a charming Christmas runner

It's the end of the week which means that today is the day to finish the table runner so it ...
A tree made with green triangles on cream fabric

Mini templates create perfect applique shapes

The fun part is here! Not that piecing and quilting aren't fun but I do enjoy making designs with applique ...
Traditional crazy patch quilt

Modern crazy patch project

Wasn't yesterday's machine embroidery impressive on the Husqvarna Viking Designer Jade | 35? Today we're going to combine the applique ...
The tree skirt adds the finishing touch to this gorgeous tree

Applique or quilting, which comes first?

Those big white squares around the lone star need to be filled in - too stark and blank for me ...
The next stitch is going to be too large - time to start decreasing the stitch width

10 tips for satin stitch applique

Welcome back. Today we're going to see how the Husqvarna Viking Sapphire 930 shines when it comes to applique. Not ...
My applique heart--all finished!

What’s to love about the built-in applique on the Creative Sensation Pro?

If you know me at all you know that one of the quilting methods I enjoy the most is applique ...
Stitching around the tree trunk and roofline with my PFAFF Creative 1.5 sewing and embroidery machine using blanket stitch.

5 elements for appliqueing with the Pfaff Creative 1.5

Applique on the PFAFF Creative 1.5 a.k.a. Scarlett I love applique. I loved applique before I became a quilter and ...
HeatnBond fusible web products

What you should know about fusible web

Today is applique day! Applique is one of my favorite ways to embellish a quilt. My favorite method of applique ...
Kathy K. Wylie Quilts – Turned-Edge Applique: Challenge #3

Kathy K. Wylie Quilts – Turned-Edge Applique: Challenge #3

Kathy K. Wylie Quilts – Turned-Edge Applique: Challenge #3 Turned-edge appliqué creates beautiful results but it does present some challenges ...
Nine blocks with sashing

Apliquick Practice Quilt Block

Yesterday, we told you about Apliquick – arguably the easiest method for turned-edge applique ever! Applique shapes are traced onto ...
Apliquick Practice Block

Turned-edge applique made easy with Apliquick!

Apliquick is an innovative set of tools for turned-edge applique. I first encountered this method in the fall of 2013 ...
Crazy Daisy

Crazy Daisy Quilt Block

Last fall, we presented a step-by-step guide to fusible applique and highlighted four edge-finishing techniques including an invisible zigzag stitch, ...
Using Sew Easy hexagon template to create English Paper Pieces.

How English paper piecing replaces potato chips

Today, we're going to have fun with making circles and hexagons using the Sew Easy templates to finish embellishing our ...
The low tech, but highly effective, method of transferring words to the main fabric.

Embellishing the Darling Diva wall quilt

Yesterday, we began a darling wall quilt that is helping us bust through that pile of scraps we can't seem ...
Applique!!! Crazy Quilter on a Bike

Applique!!! Crazy Quilter on a Bike

Applique!!! Crazy Quilter on a Bike! Yes - there just doesn't seem to be an end to the show n ...
Satin stitch with taupe thread

Sewing the Applique Shapes to the Quilt

I spent a couple days going through the different decorative stitches on the PFAFF Creative 4.5 sewing machine and have ...
Multiple hexagon templates

Applique Patterns

Now that the quilt top is complete or at least in sections, it's time to add some applique to the ...