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14+ years of teaching this technique in several of my projects classes including, handbags, jackets, vests, totes, quilts, holiday stockings and pillows. By using this technique you can create a wide array of fabrics, and with the welcome addition of an embroidery machine the possibilities are limitless. If you don't own an embroidery machine,...


Step by step crazy quilt instructions, using the stitch and flip, (with a foundation fabric) method. Similar to paper piecing, but no real picture emerges. The quilts were originally not intended for use, and silks and satins were used to make the blocks. Then, the blocks were embellished with embroidery, to show off the maker's needlework skills.