Feel like you’re missing out on something? Like knowing how to hoop things that just don’t look hoop-able? Those days are over, as Alicia shares easy ways to tame those seemingly impossible items and get them under your embroidery needle without a struggle. As with all her courses, she starts with the most basic process and builds, in clear, easy-to-follow steps, to the most sophisticated techniques. Share the journey as she works with a variety of totes, a hat, a cosmetic bag, and more delicate items, including a one-piece baby bodysuit, organza patches and a double-layered knit blanket – seven very different types of items, seven different approaches. From tough and sturdy to small and tricky to dainty and fine, the projects represent many of the challenges we come upon in our everyday embroidery practice.