Step-by-step instructions for marking, cutting, and piecing together 10 richly patterned projects in large and small sizes for use as crib quilts, wall hangings, and bed covers. Patterns include tandem-pieced triangles, as well as designs resulting from strip-piecing and multiple layer cutting.
Quick & Easy Quilts is a collection of 20 simple and colorful quilt projects perfect for beginners or quilters who want to start and finish a project in a weekend. The 20 projects include 12 quilts and 8 smaller projects, all featuring straightforward designs focused on time- and money-saving techniques, including working with bundles and precuts, strip piecing, and quilt as you go. Author Lynne Goldsworthy provides a thorough techniques section that introduces must-know information to new quilters.
If you’ve ever marveled at the deceptively complex effect of a two-block quilt, this is the book for you. The secondary design created by placing two blocks side by side adds up to much more than just the sum of its parts. 15 two-block quilt projects help you put the process into practice - choose from Churn Dash Memories, Kansas Windmill, Shoo Box, and more fun block combinations. Claudia’s detailed directions teach you the tricks of the technique so you can design your own two-block quilts. Learn which types of blocks work well together and why, for sensational secondary design effects. Includes instructions for extending blocks into borders. Easy rotary cutting and strip piecing.
Brimming with inviting projects in a range of sizes, this collection makes it possible to create impressive quilts in a jiffy. Find fun projects for all skill levels at a terrific value--perfect for retreats, charity quilts, and gifts. Choose from 16 delightful designs featuring simple quilt-block patterns inspired by tradition, oversized for quick results Combine prints and solids; learn to use fabric choices and color placement for a fresh new look Enjoy a stress-free approach to creating functional quilts without borders
Contains dozens of easy to follow directions on how to construct fun and appealing quilts. Includes a "Getting to Know You" class quilt, an Olympics plastic-bag quilt, a holidays storybook quilt, a shape poetry quilt, and more.
A collection of quick and easy quilting projects including designs by authors such as Lin Clemens (The Quilter's Bible), Marion Elliot and Tacha Bruecher from Fat Quarterly. The projects include home decoration notions such as hanging hearts, quilted oven gloves, table mats and cushions. Every project is quick and easy to do even if you've never quilted before. Choose from hand or machine quilted projects and make fabulous gifts for friends and family.
Learn how to create gorgeous quilts in no time flat with the ultimate quilters’ gadget—from the bestselling jelly roll experts. Authors Pam and Nicky Lintott turn their attention to quilting with rulers in this fabulous collection of quick and easy quilt patterns. Cut accurate shapes for fast piecing with these easy-to-follow steps, instructions, and diagrams. Using one of three rulers for patchwork—flying geese, kaleidoscope, and two peaks in one—it includes eighteen stunning quilt designs, including Flower Power, Roman Holiday, Misty Mountain, Two to Tango, Bajan Sunset, Geometric Breeze, and more.
From Sherri K. Falls, the talented designer behind This & That Pattern Company, comes a bright and beguiling collection of delightful designs you'll love to stitch. Even if you're a beginner, you'll be successful from the get-go as you sew a variety of cheerful and colorful projects that are both fun and functional. You'll enjoy giving handmade gifts to friends and family--even to yourself! Choose from more than a dozen enjoyable projects for beginning to intermediate stitchers Sew affordable and attractive projects using your favorite precuts, especially charm squares Make these fast-to-finish projects with basic sewing techniques; many are embellished with simple embroidery