Is it OK to quilt over applique?

Is applique the same as quilting?

Applique (pronounced app-lee-KAY) is a French word that refers to the addition of decorative fabric to a larger piece of fabric by sewing or gluing. … Quilting doesn’t require applique, but appliqued quilts can be quite beautiful. You’ll see applique used on all sorts of clothing, too.

How applique is done?

Let’s Get Sewing

  1. Trace Your Image, Pattern or Template. Choose a design to appliqué. …
  2. Cut Out. Roughly cut around your traced piece of fusible web ensuring you leave a small border. …
  3. Secure The Fusible Web To Your Fabric. …
  4. Cut Out Your Template. …
  5. Secure Your Appliqué …
  6. Time to Stitch. …
  7. Add Any Embellishments.

What does appliqué mean in English?

transitive verb. : to apply (something, such as a decoration or ornament) to a larger surface : overlay.

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