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The WI presents... Sewing

1 - Cross hatch quilting

In the first 'The WI presents... Sewing' videos, Jane Bolsover, NFWI Craft Consultant, demonstrates the technique of cross hatch quilting.

In this video, Jane shows you how to cross hatch quilt fabric to use as a background for a beautiful cushion.

2 - Bias binding

In the second of 'The WI presents... Sewing' videos, Jane Bolsover, NFWI Craft Consultant, demonstrates the technique for creating bias binding.

In this video, Jane shows you how to cut and make your own bias binding for creating a beautiful cushion.

3 - Broderie Perse

In the third of 'The WI presents... Sewing' videos, Jane Bolsover, NFWI Craft Consultant, demonstrates the technique for Broderie Perse.

In this video, Jane shows you how to use Broderie Perse for creating a beautiful cushion.

4 - Broderie Perse

In the fourth of 'The WI presents... Sewing' videos, Jane Bolsover, NFWI Craft Consultant, demonstrates how to insert a zipper fastening.

In this video, Jane shows you how to fit a concealed zip fastening as part of creating a beautiful cushion.

5 - Piping

In the fifth of 'The WI presents... Sewing' videos, Jane Bolsover, NFWI Craft Consultant, demonstrates how to make and sew piping for cushions.

In this video, Jane shows you how to create your own piping to give a professional finishing detail for cushion designs.

6 - Cushion Covers

In the final clip of the 'The WI presents... Sewing' video series NFWI Craft Consultant Jane Bolsover demonstrates how to make and fit your completed cushion cover design.