The Quilter's Companion: The Complete Guide to Machine and Hand Quilting

The Quilter's Companion: The Complete Guide to Machine and Hand Quilting

by Katharine Guerrier
     
 
The Quilter's Companion is the one book every quilter needs: a reliable, in-depth reference of all the techniques, all the tools, and all the designs. The scope encompasses fabrics, equipment, quilt design, cutting and stitching techniques, patchwork and piecing, appliqué, sashing and borders, machine quilting, hand quilting, finishings, and the

Overview

The Quilter's Companion is the one book every quilter needs: a reliable, in-depth reference of all the techniques, all the tools, and all the designs. The scope encompasses fabrics, equipment, quilt design, cutting and stitching techniques, patchwork and piecing, appliqué, sashing and borders, machine quilting, hand quilting, finishings, and the display and care of quilts. The designs range from traditional favorites (like Log Cabin) to the latestinnovations (like Origami Quilting). More than 300 color photographs explain techniques step-by-step and showcase wonderful quilts. Both practical and inspiring, The Quilter's Companion will become the definitive resource for a widely popular craft.

Author Biography: Katharine Guerrier is the author of Quilting Masterclass and The Encyclopedia of Quilting and Patchwork Techniques. She heads an impressive group of contributors, all experienced quilting teachers and award-winning designers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589232433
Publisher:
Rockport Publishers
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
9.31(w) x 11.25(h) x 1.00(d)

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