Kari Mecca's Whimsy Flowers & Trims Sewing Embellishments with Ribbon & Fabric By Kari Me Away DVD - 1 hour, 44 minutes Give ordinary tops, dresses, skirts and even home accessories that upscale boutique touch! Sparked by the book Kari Mecca?s Whimsy Flowers & Trims: Sewing Embellishments with Ribbon and Fabric, this embellishment DVD teaches sewists and crafters alike the designer?s unique approach to fashioning ribbon and trim embellishment. You'll love this DVD if: ?You enjoy Kari Mecca's Whimsy Flowers & Trims book ?You enjoy creating embellishments for your projects Kari?s creations give ordinary tops, dresses, skirts and even home accessories that upscale boutique touch. The keys to success are her Classic Whimsy Sticks? and the endless ways she uses them to make flowers, trims and more. In this DVD, she demonstrates a variety of techniques and shows viewers how to make flowers of all kinds, wonderful trims, and breathtaking medallions. With classic Whimsy Sticks? (sample sticks are included in her book or classic sticks can be purchased separately), viewers will learn new ways to make pointed petals, twisted trims, and unique fabrics edges, plus she includes special effects like curling edges, shaping, blocking petals and crushing. Kari takes viewers beyond just creating these fabulous trims and flowers by sharing ideas for applying them to ready-mades and sewing projects. One of her favorite results comes from working with iridescent metallic wired ribbons; with them she creates magical flowers with a subtle shine that hold their unique shapes.