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Applique Work On Cushion Covers

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Difficulty Level Intermediate
Applique Work On Cushion Covers | Hobbyideas
Take any left over cloth pieces and create these Ethnic Applique work cushion covers.
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how to do it yourself

STEP 1
Applique Work On Cushion Covers - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

Take white papers measuring 12” x 12” and 16” x 16” in size. Draw an elephant and a camel design from the art
forms of Rajasthan. Trace the same design on a 10” x 10” and 8” x 8” sized paper canvas respectively. Refer to the image.

STEP 2
Applique Work On Cushion Covers - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Use recycled fabric pieces, cut it according to the shape of the animals and the figures. Stick these fabric pieces on the traced paper canvas using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.

STEP 3
Applique Work On Cushion Covers - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Cut along the outlines and enhance the caprisons, jewellery and the dresses using Fevicryl Liquid Embroidery Pearl Metallic - Gold 352. Refer to the image.

STEP 4
Applique Work On Cushion Covers - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

Take small and big cushion covers. Take 2 pieces of recycled fabric (any colour of your choice) measuring 10” x 10” and 8” x 8” in size. Stick these pieces of fabric on the cushion covers leaving a 2” border approximately from all the sides using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue.

STEP 5
Applique Work On Cushion Covers - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Stick the patches of the elephants and camel on the cushion covers using Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue. Enhance the patches by giving a blanket stitch effect with Fevicryl Liquid Embroidery - White 707. Refer to the main image.

you will need

Fevicryl Liquid Embroidery - White 707, Black 708, Fevicryl Pearl Metallic - Gold 352, Fevicryl No Stitch Fabric Glue, Small and Big Cushion Covers (measuring 12” x 12” and 16” x 16” sized), Recycled Fabric Pieces, Scissors, White Papers - 12” X 12” and 16” X 16” in size, 10” x 10” and 8” x 8” Paper Canvas, Yellow Carbon Paper, Pencil

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