Discover how to create the fascinating ribbon flowers and explore the many possibilities of making them for quilts, clothing, pillows, decorations, and more. Jeanie Sexton presents the unconventional method of using the sewing machine to create beautiful silk ribbon flowers. In her first book, Jeanie shares several basic stitches that can be used to make different flowers by simply changing silk ribbon colors and widths. The vivid color photography will inspire everyone to try this method. If you love the craftsmanship of handwork, but don't have enough time to complete projects, you'll enjoy this unique art.
This book takes a difficult time consuming art form and makes it seem simple. You can achieve the same delicate look of hand embroidered silk flowers much more quickly and easily using any sewing machine. The step by step instructions are supplemented with color photographs of the author performing each step. This book is excellent for the beginning sewer as well as the most advanced. -Jody Epperson