Patchwork is patriotic in its own right, and it's absolutely glorious when it's overflowing with stars and stripes and fabrics in red, white, and blue! This big collection of the 30 best patriotic quilts from Fons and Porter's Love of Quilting magazine is filled with symbols of American pride. Quilts, throws, wall hangings, and table runners feature challenging as well as easy patchwork and applique patterns. Whether made in traditional or contemporary fabrics, these projects are perfect for showing love of country and support for American troops around the world. Standouts in the book include Fringed Stars, Flag Day, Flying Eagles, Heart of America, Liberty Hall, and the impressive Stars and Stripes Sampler.
|Publisher:||Leisure Arts, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)|
About the Author
Marianne Fons and Liz Porter have been working together for more than 30 years. From teaching quilting classes in the 1970s and 80s, they went on to host the No. 1 quilting show on public television and establish the popular magazine, Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting. They also operate a quilt shop in Winterset, Iowa, and a web site, fonsandporter.com.