Scrumptious wool to appliqué!
Welcome to the growing world of wool appliqué with our latest book, Bright & Bold Wool Appliqué, by Angela Lawrence. Now available in a wide array of vibrant colors, dyed wool is surging in popularity. Its soft, supple texture presents quilters with exciting opportunities to create intricate designs with no worry about raw-edge fraying. We want you to experience its warmth and beauty for yourself, so we are giving away three opportunities to win the book along with beautiful samples of hand-dyed wool.
Three lucky winners will receive a package with woolen goodies from our friends, in the Patch designs! Each Wonderful Wooly Giveaway package will include:
- A FREE copy of Bright & Bold Wool Appliqué – A $24.95 value!
- A wonderful collection of hand-dyed wool. You could receive 1) a pair of jewel-toned Curlers (three 4″ x 16″ pieces – a $13.95 value) and Chubbies (a 16″ x 16″ piece – a $16.95 value), 2) a set of three Charms (fifteen 5″ x 5″ pieces – a $27.00 value), or 3) a pair of cheerfully-colored Curlers (three 4″ x 16″ pieces – a $13.95 value) and Chubbies (a 16″ x 16″ piece – a $16.95 value).
About The Book:
Turn ordinary appliqué patterns into eye-catching projects by introducing the beauty of wool into your fabric mix. From the simple to the more elaborate, each of the more than a dozen innovative projects in this beautiful book will introduce you to chic new sophistication in quilt design.
Wool is combined with cotton and other fabrics. Intricate, yet easy shapes are layered to create dynamic, textural patterns. Projects include coasters, pillows, table runners, wall hangings, and a lap quilt. Plus the book includes the step-by-step techniques you need to enable you to successfully complete whatever project you choose.
Features include: 112 pages * More than 12 Unique Projects * Understanding Wool * The Right Threads, Needles & Notions * Preparing the Appliqué * Layering and Pattern Placement * Embellishing * Decorative Stitch Diagrams * Scores of appliqué shapes to use and re-use