Wool Applique



In the last couple of years, I have renewed my interest in applique, specifically wool applique.  Here are some projects using recycled wool.  It is almost as much fun to scour the thrift stores for wool garments to recycle as it is to dream up projects.

ROSE RING PILLOW
2015
Hand applique, hand embroidery details with variegated thread.


PENNY RUG PILLOW
2015
Hand applique embellished with outline stitch and French knots using Perle cotton thread.

THREE BOXES
2014
Tops hand appliqued with wool and embellished with Perle cotton thread, then combined with cotton fabric to construct the boxes.



SUZANI MEETS PENNY RUG PILLOW
2014
Hand appliqued with embroidery of Perle cotton.

MONOGRAMMED PILLOW
2014
Machine appliqued

MONOGRAMMED BOOK COVER
2014
Machine appliqued

TABLE TOPPER
2013
Machine pieced

WOVEN PATCHWORK PILLOW
2013
Machine pieced, embellished with machine embroidery

GRADATION PILLOW
2013
Machined pieced

HOLLY PILLOW
2012
Hand appliqued, embellished with Perle cotton embroidery

PLAID SAMPLES PILLOW
2012
Hand appliqued, embellished with Perle cotton embroidery


PENNY RUG
2012
Hand appliqued, embellished with Perle cotton embroidery

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