Break out of the box the boxy quilt that is! These thoroughly contemporary quilting patterns capitalize on the potential of uneven borders, allowing the design to flow over the edge. Key techniques for machine and hand quilting have been updated for easier working, and the comprehensive instructions and helpful diagrams help the beginner and the experienced quilter alike expand on the dozens of projects, making each one an individual work of art. From the Winter Berries Banner to the Strawberry Fields Quilt, Colors of Summer Table Runner, and Harvest Stars Quilt, there are projects for every season. Special sections on appliqués, paper piecing, and elaborate embroidery introduce a unique level of creative quilting possibilities.