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FREE STANDING LACE (4X4)|
You will need:
Two layers of water soluble stabilizer.
Vilene Avlon Plus.
Thread (I used Marathon 40wt)
Use same thread color on bobbin.
designs on two layers of water soluble stabilizer.
2. Cut most of the stabilizer away and put design
in warm water to dissolve remainder of stabilizer. The longer the design remain in the water, the softer
the design will become. The best is to replace the water with clean warm water as soon as stabilizer
is dissolved. This will ensure that most stabilizer is rinsed out.
For a more rigid design, remove
the design from the water just as the stabilizer disappear. Once the design is dry, ligtly iron the
design on the reverse side. The remaining stabilizer will then crystalize and your design will retain
Leave on a flat surface to dry completely before ironing.
/ MAKE-UP HOLDER
Stitch or glue the long sides of the side panels together
and then stitch/glue
the bottom in place for by the lid if required.
NON-FREE STANDING DESIGNS
can be used in combination with the free standing lace.
Stitch these designs on overlays, table
cloths, bed linen.
3D FREE STANDING LACE
Choose a pair of the free standing lace loose
wings. Stitch out on water soluable stabilizer like Vilene Avlon Plus.
Before dissolving the
stabilizer in water, cut away most of the stabilizer.
Now, choose a corresponding butterfly or
dragon fly from the non-free standing lace collection and stitch the wings on your choice of project.
Pin the free standing wings on top of the stitched out wings.
The body of the butterfly can
now be stitched out to keep free standing wings in place.
With the dragon flies you can also choose
if you want the body to be free standing or not.
The body of the non-free standing butterflies/dragon
flies are in different colors to allow you to attach the free standing wings - the machine will stop
for a color change. The body can be stitched out in your choice of color or in the same color as the
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any queries.
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