This technique creates material from scraps then heavily embellished with ribbon, embroidery, applique, buttons and beads. Any fabrics can be mixed together satin, velvet, silk, but if you are more tradional quilter cotton fabrics are fine on their own.
The piece of fabric can be created from several methods. Foundation piecing being one.
The heart shapeis about 6" and can be used as a lavender bag or just filled with stuffing for a pretty decoration.
The larger piece of work was created from using an odd shaped 5 sided piece and added to in rounds.
Scraps of fabrics
Embroidery threads, lace,ribbons. buttons and beads
usual sewing kit.
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Hand sanitisers will be available
The tables will be set out with only 4 chairs please do not move them from the set positions.
If you want a drink during the meeting we ask you bring your own mug and teabag. We will supply boiling water, milk and a biscuit.
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