The Quilter's Directory of Embellishments - Over 30 Techniques
by Sally Holman
Add wonderful color and textured detail to your quilting projects with this comprehensive guide to over 30 embellishment techniques, from using braid and embroidery to adding beaded motifs and mirrored decorations. Discover new ways to use everyday treasures and trinkets such as charms, buttons, beads, and shells; produce stunning surface effects with couching, weaving, and raised applique; experiment with paint, foil, and even computer imaging. The main directory features more than 30 decorative techniques, each with a recipe of tools and equipment and clear step-by-step photographs. An introductory section provides helpful information on fabric selection, piecing, and quilting. The Quilter's Directory of Embellishments, Over 30 Step-by-Step Decorative Techniques, from Applique and Embroidery to Tassels and Trims, by Sally Holman, soft cover book with 127 pages.