I recently came across Solufleece from Vlieseline and when I was asked to design a project for Popular Patchwork’s bag issue it seemed like an opportunity to explore the product.
I was not disappointed and had enormous fun stitching and shrinking combinations of fabrics to test out its possibilities.
It is a water soluble fabric and is excellent for creating open work for free motion embroidery. I have used it in another way here, sandwiched
between layers of fabric to create a scrunched (crashing) effect. It can be washed out when you have finished however for this project I have left it in place so it helps provide support to the sides of the basket
Click here to read article from Popular Patchwork May 2016