By Angela Pingel

Follow the "Drunkard's Path" to curved piecing!

You'll observe an creation to curved piecing through one easy block--Drunkard's course. writer Angela Pingel demonstrates how this unmarried block might be prepare in numerous styles that glance totally diverse in each blend. Drunkard's direction can create a sinuous excellent line like its namesake or curved motifs that shape teardrops, arabesques, flora, and different discrete shapes.

Dive deep into the fundamentals of curved piecing after which discover a number of tasks together with significant quilts, child quilts, pillows, and a desk runner. locate inspiring new how one can use that previous favourite, Drunkard's course block, to create quilts that glance new and assorted. A Quilter's Mixology is the ideal "next-step" booklet geared in the direction of intermediate quilters or quilters trying to find the following problem.

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Repeat steps 2 and 3 to continue. Border Stitches Ladder 1 C A B E D ······ Other Name ······ Step stitch 2 ··········· Level ··········· Advanced ············ Uses ············ Broad straight lines ········· Method ········· Worked downwards between parallel lines ······· Materials ······· Any fabric; any thread; frame Pass needle over working thread Avoid catching threads or fabric with needle E 3 E Do not pull thread too tightly D 4 Keep tension the same for each stitch D E G F 5 G 1 Start at A.

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40), starting the bottom row with a half-length stitch. Bring the lacing thread out at A. Pass the needle upwards beneath B, then slide it downwards under both C and D. 2 Take the needle to the left and slide it under E and F, then pull through. Continue lacing up and down to the end of the row. 58), again using two colours.

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