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What is Applique?

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Question: What is Applique?
What is Applique?
Answer: Appliqué is a kind of patch that is applied to clothing. While patches are used to repair clothing, appliqué's are used to decorate. Many patches are often put together to make an object or scene. Different fabrics are selected for the individual patches to add texture, contrast and style.

View the Applique Gallery for more examples.

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