City Quilts: 12 Dramatic Projects Inspired By Urban Views

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C&T Publishing Inc, Nov 5, 2010 - Crafts & Hobbies - 112 pages
Discover Endless Design Possibilities in Everything from Parks to Parking Lots! Create city-inspired quilts by piecing together simple geometric shapes. Beginner-friendly project designs are inspired by modern urban architecture and landscapes. Learn how to achieve dramatic looks with more effective use of color, value, and placement. Work with traditional blocks like Flying Geese and Log Cabin in a new way. Turn your love of urban cityscapes into beautiful quilts. In this book, you'll discover the secrets of minimalist design-how to find beauty in the basic elements of your environment. These projects deliver exciting, vivid results with solid color fabrics.

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As a person who prefers contemporary design over traditional this book gave me a choice of the most gorgeous variety of modern quilts without the ridiculous contemporary ones thrown in. Sometimes when ... Read full review

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"City Quilts" by Cherrie House is new book hot off the presses at C&T Publishing. Since I love quilts that are both simple and make use of solid color fabrics I knew from the beginning that this book ... Read full review

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