Add luxurious style to your home furnishings with silk, voile and more! Pam "The Decorating Diva" Damour reveals the techniques to successfully stabilize slippery, sturdy and sheer fabrics using your larger embroidery hoops. Create a chic set of in-the-hoop coasters from matelassé and find out how to make freestanding monograms to embellish any decor even furniture that won't fit in the hoop! Embroider an elegant shadow appliqué slipcover and learn to align continuous designs to make any length of silk trim you desire. Construct and finish a posh pillow and pretty place mats in flawless style and enjoy Pam's innovative sewing and design tips along the way!
Meet your instructor, interior designer and sewist Pam Damour, and get a sneak peek of what you'll learn in the class. Then make your first project: an in-the-hoop matelassé coaster that slips onto the base of a wine glass or champagne flute.
Embroider challenging fabrics and items that can be difficult to hoop, such as furniture! In this lesson, Pam shows you how to create and apply a permanent freestanding monogram to a velveteen ottoman and leather purse.
Personalize any chair in your home with sheer appliqué covers that can be custom-designed for holidays, birthdays or any other special occasion! Pam demonstrates how to measure your chairs accurately, draft your pattern pieces, place and embroider your designs, and add a decorative tassel and satin-stitch hem to complete the look.
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