Cut strips from your stash or gather your favorite precuts to make fabulous strip quilts that shine! Each pattern will inspire you with its remarkably versatile look and scrappy style, easily achieved with simple strips.
- 60 stunning strip quilts at a great value--just pennies per pattern
- Choose from sizes ranging from wall hangings and baby quilts to bed-sized quilts, all by top designers
- Includes projects for beginners and experienced quilters in a variety of attractive patchwork styles
|Publisher:||Martingale & Company|
|Product dimensions:||8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Karen M. Burns is part of Martingale's industry-leading acquisitions team. This group of crafting experts specializes in curating the highest-quality patterns by top designers in quilting, sewing, knitting, crochet, and other crafts. Since its founding in 1976, Martingale has become synonymous with outstanding craft books, with more than 24 million books sold worldwide.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
We all love those really pretty Jelly Rolls but what to do with them? This book should keep you in quilting patterns on how to use them for many, many months. The patterns begin with the name of the quilt followed by a blurb about it. Then comes the colored photo of the finished item. Below the photo, the finished quilt size and block size are given. Then the designer, who pieced it and who quilted it are given. The cutting and materials lists are followed by written instructions which include graphics for us visual quilters. An exploded view of the quilt is provided but the quilting is left up to your own creativity. There are tips such as--Cutting Triangles, Working with Plush and Cutting from your Stash--set off with a colored header. Any templates needed are provided at full size. From simply piecing the Jelly Roll strips together to cutting fabric to create mitered corners on blocks, this book will give you lots of ways to use up those pretty Jelly Rolls. That is, if you can make yourself open them pretty bundles and actually use them!