A quick way of decorating and personalizing note books, boxes or anything else you might think of is using Adhesive fabric glue paper and tape. It’s lovely to give simple items a more luxurious fabric feel.
You can use fabric tape for letters or decorations and ribbon as matching bookmarks.
When meeting with our lovely customers a few weeks ago we discovered that some of them did not know about the fabric glue pen that is a must when paper piecing. We would certainly struggle if trying to paper piece or do paper appliqué without it, so here is a reminder of how easy it is to use.
Paper piecing is such a fun process but tacking the seam allowance around the edge of a paper shape can be time-consuming and fiddly. However, with our handy glue pen you just apply glue along the edge of the pre-cut paper pieces and press the seam allowance around the edge.
By the time your project is sewn together the glue will have dried and you can simply remove the paper pieces.
You will find detailed instructions in the paper piece packages.
The photographs here show red and pink paper-pieced balls in the making. So grab your glue pen and have a great day!
The Stitch Craft Create team are organizing a Tilda Candy Bloom Blog Hop this week with some great designers, and new exciting projects are emerging each day. Here is the schedule if you would like to visit and be inspired:
Monday 16th – Stitch Craft Create
Tuesday 17th – Helen Philips
Wednesday 18th – Stitching Pixie
Thursday 19th – UK City Crafter
Friday 20th – Very Berry Handmade