applique applique

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a decorative design made of one material sewn over another
  2. (v) sew on as a decoration

Usage(s):

  1. Part of her huge collection is on view, includes paintings on velvet, watercolors with applique of gold leaf on silk, weather vanes of all sizesone is a 14-ft.
  2. All they had to do was remove the Roman crucifix from the lid and replace it with a Serbian Orthodox cross, applique the Jugoslav royal arms and a silver name plate.
  3. Some of it was a little Gattica, all tenty and unisex, and those Klimt-gold-big-applique patterns were dumb.

News

  • Loon Country Quilters Embroidery Group

    Loon Country Quilters Embroidery Group will meet Tuesday, June 18 at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at Zion Lutheran Church in Grand Rapids. The challenge wil be to do an applique of one of the free designs from www.catus-shakembroidery.com website. Come with your ideas and questions, as well as show & tell. All members and guests are welcome.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Grand Rapids Herald-Review

Quotes

  • "It is sunset on the Nile ...... feminine and powerful, she fluidly moves from a jacquard wrap dress to a black zebra applique mini," von Furstenberg said in her notes to the audience at Bryant Park that included actresses Blake Lively and...
    on Sep 13, 2009 By: Diane von Furstenberg Source: ABC News

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