Volume 109 | March/April 2018


In this issue of Designs in Machine Embroidery Magazine:

  • Rediscover Traditional, Modern and Whimsical Styles of Home Decor
  • Mix and Match Finding the Right Thread Colors
  • Spring Cleaning For Your Embroidery Machine

Table of Contents

Fussy Cutting for Fabulous Applique
Use fussy cutting to transform an applique design into framed art.
34
LOVE Pillow
Spread the love in your home décor.
38
Rise & Shine
Managing Editor, Denise Holguin explains how you should see limitations as opportunities.
50
Shhh...No one has to know
A clever way to stash fabric, toys, out-of-season clothing and more.
16
Tieback Beauty
A splash of color is all it takes to cheer up a room.
20
Towel with a “D”
Personalize a towel without sacrificing its functionality.
28
Get Longarm Results with Your Embroidery Machine
Eileen Roche shares tips on quilting with your embroidery machine.
24
A Touch of Whimsy
Brighten your sewing room décor with tiny, charming tailors. Download the FREE Sewing With Nancy Blocks and Cornerstones Showcase Wall Hanging Pattern. Click here
12
Wonderful World of Flowers
Beautiful detailed flowers adorn this welcome banner.
40
Special Features
Meet Christine Conner of Amelie Scott Designs
Learn more about Edge to Edge Quilting author Christine Connor.
46
Select Color with Confidence
Do you struggle with color selection? You’re not alone. Follow Eileen Roche’s tips to make it easier.
54
Favorite Sewing Tip from Nancy Zieman
72
Departments
Buyer’s Guide
71
Designs’ Details
70
What’s New in Designs
8
Columns
Between Friends
6
Does this Notion REALLY work?
Sue O’Very sheds light on a handy tool for your sewing room.
60
Multi-Needle Know How
Marie Zinno shares a 10-point checklist for mastering embroidery on lab coats.
58
Great Scott! Survey Says?
It’s time to get that machine cleaned.
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