Sweet & Simple Patchwork Gifts: 25 Charming Projects to Make Using Classic Quilt Motifs

Sweet & Simple Patchwork Gifts: 25 Charming Projects to Make Using Classic Quilt Motifs

by Hisako Arai
     
 

This charming collection of delightful, easy-to-make patchwork projects, originally published in Japan, is perfect for creating gifts for loved ones. Using five classic quilt patterns---simple squares, hexagons, log cabins, stars, and polygons---the projects range from pincushions, potholders, and pillows to handbags, coin purses, and a variety of zippered cases

Overview

This charming collection of delightful, easy-to-make patchwork projects, originally published in Japan, is perfect for creating gifts for loved ones. Using five classic quilt patterns---simple squares, hexagons, log cabins, stars, and polygons---the projects range from pincushions, potholders, and pillows to handbags, coin purses, and a variety of zippered cases that are quick to make. This is the perfect book for beginner quilters or veterans looking for small projects and fun ways to use up their fabric stash.
Each project is accompanied by:
-clear construction diagrams
-step-by-step instructions for how to cut, arrange, and sew up the project
Whether you're a newbie or a comfortable quilter, the projects, fabrics, and designs in this book will inspire you to create not one, but many of the projects to give as wonderful gifts!

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

“Step-by-step instructions and clear diagrams make this as suitable for newbies as it is for experienced quilters.” —Country Woman

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312591366
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
03/13/2012
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

HISAKO ARAI and YOKO SANJO are editors at Boutique Sha, a leading craft publisher in Tokyo, Japan. They have edited numerous craft titles, including many patchwork and quilting books.

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