Modern Designs for Classic Quilts: 12 Traditionally Inspired Patterns Made New

Modern Designs for Classic Quilts: 12 Traditionally Inspired Patterns Made New

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by Kelly Biscopink, Andrea Johnson
     
 

Give Tradition a Modern Spin!

Watch as modern fabrics and inspiration combine to give traditional quilts a fresh new look. Featuring a vibrant collection of quilt patterns and projects with easy-to-follow instructions, Modern Designs for Classic Quilts makes creating quilts with your own personal touch simple and fun.

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Give Tradition a Modern Spin!

Watch as modern fabrics and inspiration combine to give traditional quilts a fresh new look. Featuring a vibrant collection of quilt patterns and projects with easy-to-follow instructions, Modern Designs for Classic Quilts makes creating quilts with your own personal touch simple and fun.

Look inside to find:

  • 12 quilt patterns featuring new twists on traditional designs
  • 8 variation projects that provide ideas for endless creativity
  • Step-by-step photos, clear illustrations and directions
  • A comprehensive layout to help all quilters explore their next steps

Whether you're new to the world of quilting or just want to give time-honored traditions a contemporary spin, Modern Designs for Classic Quilts will help you bring a whole new life to the classic patterns you have always loved.

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"[Modern Designs for Classic Quilts has] projects that I think would inspire any modern quilter." --Faith at Fresh Lemons

"This book is a wonderful addition to your quilting library. Go buy it or put it on your holiday wish list!" --Tracy at Generation Q

"Quality quilting and solid tips with a twist of modern flair and updated style." --Shannon at Stitch Craft Create

"[Kelly and Andie] have taken traditional quilt patterns and infused a really modern sensibility to them." --Laurie at Scarlet Fig

"So well-thought out, contains great instructions, amazing photos and well-written instructions...deserves a spot in any quilter's book collection." --Kaysie of KZJo's Studio

"...destined to become a classic itself, with it's beautiful illustrations, easy to follow directions and exciting design layouts!" --Carla of Lolly Quilts

"Love...love....love...this book! Everything about it, from content to photography to techniques to picture tutorials and of course the fantastic quilts and quilt patterns!" --Jenny of Sew Kind of Wonderful

"[Modern Designs for Classic Quilts] is pretty and colorful and creative and full of great tips and great designs" --Deborah of Whipstitch

"The quilts are absolutely beautiful, but even if you aren't one to follow tons of patterns in books, the basic instruction and general inspiration is priceless." --Jessica of A Little Gray

"Kelly and Andrea have done such a wonderful job bringing together two worlds of quilting...these ladies show that you can have it all...a little modern, a little classic and a whole lot of beautiful." --Lindsay of The Cottage Home

"[Modern Designs for Classic Quilts] engages the intellect and the eye; the art and craft of quilting. It is a book to grow with, both as a maker of and appreciator of quilts." --Thomas Knauer

"It's a must have!" --Lindsay from Craft Buds

"What the two of them [Kelly & Andie) has done is bridge the gap between the modern & traditional quilter." --Cara of Cara Quilts

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440229688
Publisher:
Krause Publications
Publication date:
10/24/2012
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
275,107
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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