Volume 106 | September/October 2017


In this issue of Designs in Machine Embroidery Magazine:

  • Transform Appliqué into Cutwork & Trapunto
  • Expert Tips Boost Your Skills
  • Free Embroidery Designs and more

Table of Contents

Clothing
Connection Perfection
Learn a high tech method to precisely align and connect embroidery designs.
22
From Hemline to Hipline
Vintage embroidery designs turn humdrum jeans into show stoppers.
34
Home Decor
Flowers with Flare
Set your table with modern stitches on timeless linen
46
High-Tech Meets Handcrafted
Mix old-school applique with machine embroidery techniques.
12
Say It Simple Coasters
Spooktacular piece-in-the-hoop coasters – you’ll want to make more than one!
52
Shapely Sunflower
Katherine Artines combines 3-D posable petals, textured stitches and raw edge applique to celebrate autumn’s splendor. Download the free instructions Click here
28
Accessories
Headrest Covers
Every car needs two of these!  Download the free pattern here.
58
Luxurious Silk
Welcome a newborn baby with an elegant cover for a Moses basket, cradle or crib.
70
Stylish + Organized
This year’s go-to gift everyone will love! Download the free In the Hoop Cord Wraps Set Click here
38
Special Feature
The Many Facets of Appliqué
Cutwork, trapunto and applique, all in one design? Debbie Henry makes sure her applique never looks the same way twice.
62
Departments
Buyer's Guide
73
Designs' Details
61
What's New in Designs
8
Columns
Between Friends
6
A Closer Look
Sewing Seeds
80
Multi-Needle Know How
Scanner and Live Camera Feature: What’s the Difference?
68
Great Scott!
2018 machines, software and upgrades that will make you drool!
74
Subtle Tees: Chaos!
Flex that creativity muscle by turning a mess into a masterpiece!
18

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