Volume 90 | January/February 2015


In this issue of Designs in Machine Embroidery Magazine:

  • Jumbo Monogram: The secret to splitting designs!
  • Try a New Technique 10 Options
  • Transform Borders into Mitered Corners!
  • Free Embroidery Designs and more

Table of Contents

Clothing
Embroidered Bias Skirt
One design can turn heads! Learn the trick to this showstopper.
16
Monogrammed Boot Socks
From sleeve to sock, Marie Zinno repurposes a sweater.
68
Stitch-Out Strategy
Put those test stitch-outs to good use.
12
Wildflowers
Learn the secrets to symmetrical embroidery!
20
Crafts
Small Canvases for Learning
Pint-size fashions teach fun software techniques!
58
Home Décor
Baby Stipple! Ruffled Pillow Cover
Convert embroidery designs to cut les? Yes, you can!
40
Henna Table Runner
Tricky embroidered mitered corners simplified with software.
52
Jumbo Monograms
You won't believe it's actually two designs! Simple steps to flawlessly split jumbo designs.
30
Springtime Place Mats
Ruffles, built-in designs and flawless quilting make these place mats special and unique!
36
Quilts
Fun with Applique for Valentine's Day!
A look at applique basics and beyond. See what artist Katherine Artines is up to now.

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72
Columns
4" x 4" and Fabulous! Pretty Petit Fours
Fill these charming "Petit Fours" with sweet treats for family and friends.
46
Ask the Expert: Critiquing Your Work
Analyze the variables that affect embroidery

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82
Between Friends
6
Fabrics 101: Embroidering on Muslin
A light cotton fabric with a loose weave, you'll soon discover the usefulness of muslin!
78
Great Scott!
How Do I Love Thee...JANOME
Learn the history of Janome and its latest innovations in machines!
80
Monogram of the Month
Create a monogram for Nancy Zieman? No problem, we just need one letter!
88
Departments
Buyer's Guide
86
Designs' Details
87
Free Designs Online
85
Web Direct
85
What's New in Designs
8

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