Martha’s Sewing Room Series 1600

Martha's Sewing Room


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Show 1601 – Organdy Madeira Windowpane
A pinstitched organdy Madeira windowpane and a construction tip for facing corners. Also, hand-dyed lace and carnation and buds silk ribbon embroidery stitches. Guests: Sue Pennington, Beverley Sheldrick.

Show 1602 – Patchwork and Cornelli Lace
Use a machine to embellish a jacket with Cornelli lace. Also, scalloped facings and the hand embroidery herringbone stitch. Guests: Connie Palmer, Kathy Neal.

Show 1603 – Gridwork
Martha Pullen creates a latticework and appliqué pocket and a doll dress with mitered lace and released tucks. Also, learn the lazy daisy stitch and make a doll hat. Guest: Carol Ingram.

Show 1604 – Pleating and Smocking
Using a smocking pleater and basic smocking stitches. Also, round table place mats and a crazy patch quilt square with diamond lace shaping and wing needle stitching.

Show 1605 – Bobbinwork
Bobbinwork using ribbon as the bobbin thread; couching; an heirloom pincushion; and an elegant schedule planner. Guests: Coni Martin, Beverley Sheldrick.

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Show 1606 – Drawn-Thread by Machine
Drawn-thread embroidery for the sewing machine; a shark’s teeth quilt square; and an antique reproduction doll dress with folded tucks, entredeux, and lace edging. Guest: Marlis Bennett.

Show 1607 – 3-D Appliqué
3-D appliqué techniques; bias piping with a ruffle-edged rotary cutter; and the long and short hand embroidery stitches. Guests: Lindee Goodall, Kathy Neal.

Show 1608 – Multi-Puffing
Using a serger attachment for bias puffing strips and attaching them with a machine. Also, using bias binder trims and fusible thread for circular hemming. Guests: Pam Mahshie, Beverley Sheldrick.

Show 1609 – Instant Appliqué
Instant Appliqué and free-motion quilting; a pink parfait doll dress featuring scalloped lace made on netting. Also: a doll purse and the blanket stitch. Guest: Eileen Roche.

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Show 1610 – Creating a False Placket
A false placket for a jacket front and decorative embellishment for garment construction. Also, button-trimmed tea towels using Elizabethan satin dots with silk and metal threads. Guests: June Millinger, Kathy Neal.

Show 1611 – Smocking by Machine
Smocking by machine; tips for attaching smocked strips to garments; silk ribbon daisies. Guests: Deb Yedziniak, Beverley Sheldrick.

Show 1612 – Fitting Concepts
All about fitting; using darts to affect the fit of the garment; and turning vintage linens into hand towels. Guests: Dianne Tatara, Ed.D., Lisa Shanley, Ph.D.

Show 1613 – Quilt Construction
The Blue Danube quilt; a Pink Parfait doll dress with ribbon and lace pintucks, entredeux, and lace made on netting. Also: a doll dress kids can make.