Prairie Quilts: Projects for the Home Inspired by the Life and Times of Laura Ingalls Wilder [NOOK Book]

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Inspired by the beloved stories of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Prairie Quilts & Decor provides a variety of quilt patterns and stitching projects reminiscent of pioneer life as it was experienced on the Midwestern frontier in the 1800s. Expertly guided by author Johanna Wilson, enthusiasts can now preserve the tales of a lost era in American history by sharing with the generations the experience of quilting as remembered on the television series Little House on the Prairie.



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Prairie Quilts: Projects for the Home Inspired by the Life and Times of Laura Ingalls Wilder

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Overview

Inspired by the beloved stories of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Prairie Quilts & Decor provides a variety of quilt patterns and stitching projects reminiscent of pioneer life as it was experienced on the Midwestern frontier in the 1800s. Expertly guided by author Johanna Wilson, enthusiasts can now preserve the tales of a lost era in American history by sharing with the generations the experience of quilting as remembered on the television series Little House on the Prairie.



From the Goose in the Pond wall hanging to the Memories of Laura quilt, and from the Single Wedding Ring pillow to the Pinwheel baby quilt, more than 20 projects capture a lasting picture of pioneer life.



Assisting beginners and enhancing the efforts of skilled quilters, this new book includes a featured section with general quilting tips and techniques. Clear instructions and detailed diagrams enable a fulfilling creative experience for both the novice and experienced!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440220463
  • Publisher: F+W Media
  • Publication date: 7/25/2004
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 220,671
  • File size: 12 MB
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Table of Contents

Welcome 6
Quilt Beginnings 7
Fabric Selection 7
Design Area 7
Accuracy 7
Basic Quilting Techniques 9
Stem Stitch 10
Pillow Backs 11
Signature Blocks 11
Quilt Endings 12
Borders 12
Finishing 12
Labels 14
Little House in the Big Woods 15
Big Woods Legacy Quilt 16
Little House on the Prairie 29
Glittering Stars 30
Redwork Pillow Shams 34
Flowers for Ma 36
Farmer Boy 39
Churn Dash Quilt 40
Plaid Dash Table Runner 44
Bear Tracks in the Berry Patch 47
Fourth of July Parade 50
On the Banks of Plum Creek 53
Plum Creek in Summer 54
Light in the Window 57
Scrap Bag Quilt 60
By the Shores of Silver Lake 63
House that Pa Built 64
Mary's Nine-Patch 68
Birds in the Air--Twilight 72
The Long Winter 75
Bachelor's Puzzle 76
Wild Goose Chase 80
Railroad Crossing 84
Little Town on the Prairie 87
Four in a Nine-Patch 88
Prairie Queen 91
Album Quilt 94
These Happy Golden Years 99
Sister's Choice Wall Quilt 100
Sister's Choice Pillow 106
Dove in the Window Quilt 108
The First Four Years 113
Give Us Our Daily Bread 114
Prairie Rose 116
Pinwheel Baby Quilt 120
Double Nine-Patch Irish Chain 124
Laura Ingalls Museums 128
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