By Lynn Harris
Utilize your stash with those twelve outstanding duvet designs!
Learn to take advantage of textile items of each dimension, from scraps to yardage, in each final Piece. writer Lynn Harris demonstrates a number of how you can maximize the way you use cloth in quilts, together with string-pieced blocks, mini superstar blocks, applique, sawtooth borders and extra! conventional designs are refreshed by way of giving them a scrappy glance whereas different quilts supply minimalist attraction whilst small scraps are used on large backgrounds. the duvet gallery, in addition to the initiatives themselves, will encourage you to layout in methods you by no means imagined.
Whether you're engaged on a present, becoming a member of a quilt-a-long or heading to a material change, you'll love utilizing each final Piece!
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Additional resources for Every Last Piece: 12 Beautiful Design Inspirations Using Scraps, Strings and Applique
Work a feather stitch three times in one direction. Repeat in a zigzag to create a mountain-like shape. DOUBLE FEATHER STITCH Work a feather stitch three times in the same direction, then work two feather stitches downward, and repeat another two upward. Repeat. 28 KNOTTED FEATHER STITCH Work a feather stitch side by side by hooking the first loop, then tying a knot. CLOSED FEATHER STITCH Work a single feather stitch, then place the needle back through the initial hole and out a new hole to create a vertical line.
Starting at the top, alternately weave around each stitch. 49 Weaving WEAVING WHEEL STITCH Use fly stitch to create 5 stitches. From the center, weave over and under the stitches. 50 RAISED SPIDER’S WEB STITCH WOVEN SPIDER’S WEB STITCH Work 3 straight stitches crossing over each other, then pull the needle through the center. Use outline stitch to weave counterclockwise around. Work 7 straight stitches outward from the center, then weave over and under the stitches. RIBBED SPIDER’S WEB STITCH Work 4 straight stitches overlapping each other, then pull the needle from the center.
THREE-QUARTER CROSS STITCH CROSS BAND STITCH Work a small stitch in the center where the stitches cross. 43 Motif KNOT CROSS STITCH STAR CROSS STITCH Create a knot in the middle when crossing the stitches. Similar to double cross stitch, but with a smaller plus sign stitch. STAR FILLING STITCH Layer a longer and thinner cross stitch on top of a double cross stitch. 44 FERN STITCH FISHBONE STITCH Using straight stitches, create an arrow shape. Using straight stitches similar to fern stitch, stagger the third stitch and place two staggered straight stitches in the middle.