Applique Work

Applique is needlework in which pieces of fabric will cut in different shape and design or pattern and that piece or pattern are sew or patch on a piece of fabric to make a different or beautiful quilt bedspread cushion cover or anything. Applique is an important art in Benin in South Africa. It is a traditional art in Benin since 18th century. Applique work is mostly use in making of quilts. When applique quilt bedspread or cushion cover is made when they stitch the piece of fabric on another fabric firstly they fold the edges and after that they attach it to the other fabric.