December 4, 2015
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Tea towel recipe designs are on sale, but if you don't have a large hoop, don't worry. I'll show you how to hoop multiple design files with your 4x4 (100x100) hoop.
I used straight pins in this tutorial but thumb tacks work much better.
Busby has a wonderful video
tutorial on multi-hoop placement for applique and her technique can be
adapted for aligning multiple design crosshairs.
The large file looks like this:
Split up for the 4x4 hoop, there are five different files for the blueberry muffin towel:
Individually, they look like this:
So, how do you put them together?
Start by printing and cutting out a template for each of the files, A through E. Be sure to include the crosshairs. They are essential to placement.
Tape the templates together to create the entire design.