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The Paris Stitch Project

Created By:

Kimberly Einmo

Skill Level: Advanced

"I absolutely love using my Janome Horizon Memory Craft 15000! As a quilt designer, I realize most of the time I only use a small percentage of the many fabulous features on my machine for piecing and quilting. Of course, my MC15000 makes the stitches I use daily perfect, but there are so many amazing decorative stitches on this machine and I have been very eager to stitch them out to see how they look on fabric. So rather than create a typical "stitch library" by stitching out the various stitches on sample cloth to keep in a binder, I decided to incorporate a nifty stitch technique I learned from Pat Holly - an award winning quilter and personal friend. Pat uses the utility and decorative stitches on her machine to create new fabric." - Kimberly

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Reviews
Average 4.0 | 4 Reviews


Tako
Wednesday, November 23, 2016

cpindzola
Saturday, December 17, 2016

I like the concept, but the directions are "sloppy." Nowhere in the supply list does it mention the felt or the batting (how much?). Also, I would never use a high loft batting in a placemat, or a table runner, as I think that it would be too unstable for a glass. The next time I make these, I will cut out the batting (I use flannel) and spray baste it to the wrong side of the Dresden plate before I put the Dresden plate on the felt to cut out. I have not yet washed the finished placemat, and am hoping that the single layer of felt does not curl up, or become distorted after washing/drying.
Txmaid
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

MargieARK
Friday, February 24, 2017

I made this today but your cutting directions need to be changed. You only need 4 of color 1 and color 3 4.5 squares for the triangles. Also the inner border, you only need 2 cuts as WOF is long enough to cut each in half to fit the sides.

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