The fifth volume in the popular Companion Project series offers tremendous new possibilities in machine embroidery with piecing techniques! Author and machine embroidery expert Jeanine Twigg shares her personal piecing and crazy quilt design techniques readers won't find anywhere else. Beginners as well as more advanced embroiderers will benefit from Twigg's advice and learn more about the art of machine embroidery piecing with 12 fabulous projects, including wall hangings, table runners, book covers, a purse and a tote. Specific how-to instructions and designs are included on a bonus CD-ROM.

More than 75 color photographs accompany clear, step-by-step instructions for creating gorgeous piecing designs using a variety of techniques. The book showcases designs from other resources to inspire creativity and demonstrate the possibilities of the craft. Also featured are a chapter on using software for editing and creating piecing designs, and a resources guide for supplemental information on the craft and where to find materials.

-12 projects feature 20 original designs on a bonus CD-ROM
-Teaches innovative piecing techniques not found anywhere else
-Includes a resources guide and inspirational gallery .