How to Blanket Stitch an Applique. This hand stitch technique gives a folksy, handmade look to a small applique. It takes a bit of time, so you'll probably use it for the occasional embellishment, rather than for an entire, large project.
The Dryer Sheet Applique Method is a quilt applique technique that recycles used dryer sheets as interfacing for appliques. Dryer sheets stabilize appliques and make it easy to turn edges under, but you will need to sew these appliques by hand.