200 Quilt Blocks to Mix & Match

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Krause Publications Craft, Oct 15, 2005 - Crafts & Hobbies - 256 pages
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Quilters will discover the beauty and ease to mixing and matching in this easy-to-follow guide! The 200 simple quilt blocks featured in this reference open the door to a variety of contemporary and traditional designs, while inspiring quilters to try their hand at combining colors and patterns. Readers will follow step-by-step instructions that include technique; fabric selection and grading, which are useful in choosing projects suited for skill levels. More than 25 completed mix-and-match will quilts featured in this book serve as a quick reference. All the materials used in the book are included in a palette of 100 fabrics, along with tips for combining color and patterns.
 

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The illustrated blocks are beautiful. The instructions throughout the book are for making the same size block which makes it really easy to combine them and make sampler quilts. Read full review

Contents

Mix and Match
15
Block Directory
37
Techniques and Templates
105
Index
126
Credits
128
Copyright

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Page 13 - You can use your own imagination to mix blocks or experiment with the reeommendations here.
Page 12 - Each quilt layout is accompanied by details of the finished size of the item, the materials required, and how to construct the quilt, including tips for speed and suggestions for suitable bindings.

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