Well, I hadn't. (And wasn't it "special" to have the check-out gal tell me yeah - we had a $3-off coupon for those that expired two weeks ago... ummmm -- thanks?)
|(Did you see the SIZE of this?)|
I set about the
I decided to use script appliqué for his name. Not over-joyed by the look of the capital "I", oh well...
Because it is quite difficult to hoop a heavy towel (ok, near impossible) I hooped a medium tear-away then basted the towel & WSS topper after it was in the machine. (Because the loops in terry cloth can poke through embroidery, you've got to use some kind of a topping... The topper also helps when trimming appliqués. )
Embroider letter outlines
Trim close to stitching
Return to machine to finish the satin-stitching around each appliqué
Clean-up on reverse
Trim away excess WSS
Rinse WSS & dry towel
Fold, wrap & give your gift!