Love Your Brother - The ULTimate Companion
LOVE YOUR BROTHER – The ULTimate Companion
A book of projects and special techniques for Brother® ULT series machines
This 90 page ebook features the use of embroidery designs in 18 various projects. Susan has sewn for over 40 years and worked for a Brother dealer for 6 years, teaching and demonstrating machines. When sewing store samples, she was asked “How did you do that?” and realized that people wanted to do more with their machines than simply embroider.
The nine page “Basics” section familiarizes the beginner with tools, needles and threads, stabilizers, feet and other fun notions. The pattern section features full size, printable patterns and all the projects are shown in full color, along with close-ups, in the Photo Gallery section. The projects include fun and useful ideas such as Faux Crocheted Edge Doily, Fast Crazy Quilt Pillow, Hanger and Gift Sachet Set and the Rose Madiera Applique Centerpiece.
The book is suitable for beginners to experienced seamstresses and embroiderers. All of the projects feature embroidery and some of the special techniques included are:
- bobbin work
- how to make beautiful hemstitches
- corded entredeux
- satin stitch corded edge
- scallops with picot edging
- mock tatting
- fast madiera scallops
- and Susan’s own technique: Easy Madiera Applique.
Love Your Brother was written for the ULT series of Brother® sewing/embroidery machines – 2001 to 2003D. References to the instruction manual (with the page number included) are for the 2001. The page numbers may be slightly different for other models. Those who are confident with another brand of machine could use the projects by looking at the stitch pictures for reference.
Here’s a sneak peek at a few more of the projects included in this book: