Couching is simply sewing a heavy thread in place with a finer thread. It works beautifully by machine as well. I use a zigzag stitch to secure the heavy thread in place. And, if you have a cording foot— the foot guides the thread as you sew.
100 Scrap Fabric Projects Rounded Up in one place. Lots of quick and easy ideas here to create all sorts of fun things with small pieces of fabric. The Sewing Loft
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Shaped, Twisted Bias Insertion - sewing for dolls