How To Correctly Press An Appliqué Quilt Block
Lay a soft towel down over your hard pressing surface.
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Next, lay a soft (preferably White) t-shirt on top of the towel and smooth out any wrinkles.
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Grab your completed English Country Garden appliqué block.
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You’ll also need a steam iron. Set it to Cotton setting with water in and the steam turned ON
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Place your appliqué block RIGHT side down on top of the pressing surface.
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Starting in the centre, gently press your block out towards to the edge of the block.
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DO NOT move your iron back and forth over the block in case you press a wrinkle into it! ALWAYS press from the centre outwards.
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Gently peel your block back and place right side up. Admire your lovely raised appliqué with no wrinkles or shiny spots! 👍🏻
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The raised appearance of the appliqué has been preserved!
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