A must-read for Civil War enthusiasts and quilters seeking accurate information on reproducing Civil War quilts. The stories of fourteen extraordinary Civil War quilts and the women who made them bring you face to face with the drama of war and its effect on thousands of lives.
Celebrate summer with a sampler quilt chock-full of the season's charms Make 14 cute block designs featuring trees and houses, chickens and flowers, birds and vines, baskets, bee skeps, and more. At queen size, this fanciful folk-art quilt can be showcased anywhere--on a wall, over a couch, or on a summer bed. Use Jan's needle-turn technique, or any favorite applique method, to make the blocks.
The third book in Edyta Sitar's best-selling "Patches" series celebrates a quintessential quiltmaking motif: the star. Star blocks first take center stage in a gallery of breathtaking antique quilts, from modest, make-do designs to astonishing showstoppers. Then, Edyta shares instructions for 17 star-studded quilts; many of the designs were inspired by her antiques collection.
Add peace to your busy life with a cozy afternoon of zakka sewing. Stitching in her signature style, Minki Kim is back with sixteen whimsical crafts for your must-sew list. With a number of techniques, from quilting and wool appliqu to embroidery, there's something for every sewist Advance your skills by installing a variety of zipper styles, bag handles, and hardware.
The definitive guide to wool applique and embroidery Welcome to beloved designer Lisa Bongean's private classroom Toss the trial-and-error and learn from Lisa's decades of experience how she creates her exquisite stitcheries step by step: wool applique, embroidery, and more.
Enjoy quiet time with time-honored wool appliqu Add warmth and texture to your home with wool appliqu . Sewing in the popular folk-art style, you'll stitch fifteen projects, including thirteen heirloom-worthy table mats and two versions of an Advent calendar. Learn how reverse appliqu brings depth and color to your handwork without the bulk of additional layers.
An indepth, practical guide to the exquisitely detailed textile art of Chloe Giordano
This stunning and inspiring book walks you through Chloe Giordano's unique way of working and provides sumptuous galleries of her exquisite textile art.
World-renowned for her beautiful fabrics and charming designs, Tone Finnanger has established Tilda as a creative lifestyle that makers dream of. From her inspirational studio on an island in Norway's Oslofjord, comes this divine collection of quilt patterns, all made with the latest Tilda fabric collections.
How many fat quarters does it take to make a quilt? 6, 8, 10, 12, or 14--the choice is yours America's favorite fabric cut gets a fun makeover in a dozen all-new patterns from popular blogger Andy Knowlton.
Sew modern quilts that illuminate your life with the help of ombr fabrics. Easy large-scale piecing shows the entire ombr gradation, while smaller-pieced quilts let colors dance and glow in hundreds of hues, tints, and tones With a single fabric containing subtle shifts from pale to dark, color feels exciting and new again.