Focusing on patchwork style, this handy how-to presents 42 fun quilting projects for every occasion, from baby blankets, artistic quilts, and comforter shawls to foot warmers, throws, and bedspreads. Through step-by-step instructions, clear diagrams, and vivid photographs, the guide shows both beginners and experienced quilters how to create traditional designs with a modern twist. Starting off with a super easy project, each of the chaptersincluding Simple Comforts, Rolls & Squares, and Uncommon Quiltscaters to busy quilters looking to create quality pieces in minimal time. Mindful of both time and available resources, the instructional largely utilizes today's popular fabric cuts: 1.5-inch rolls, 2.5-inch rolls, 5-inch charms, and 10-inch squares. With several intermediate- and advanced-level designs, some of which feature both standard and 3-D appliqué, this lively tutorial is ideal for crafters seeking contemporary takes on classic quilts.
|Product dimensions:||10.30(w) x 8.16(h) x 0.39(d)|
About the Author
Sandra L. Hatch is the editor of more than 25 quilting books, including The Illustrated Guide to Vintage Quilts. She lives in Lincoln, Maine. Jeanne Stauffer is a quilter with more than 20 years of experience and the editor of more than 50 quilting books, including Amazingly Simple Star Quilts. She lives in Berne, Indiana.
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