Continuous Line Quilting Designs: Especially for Machine Quilting

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Courier Corporation, Jan 1, 2001 - Crafts & Hobbies - 95 pages
Quilters at all levels of experience will welcome this treasury of designs assembled specially for machine quilting. Included are 86 patterns chosen to avoid the pitfalls problematic short lines and complicated swirls common to using a sewing machine to execute designs intended for hand quilting. Instead, these continuous line designs offer an uninterrupted flow, with minimal starts and stops the perfect complement to the simplicity and convenience of machine quilting.
Choose from versatile designs offering quilters an abundance of options, including a tremendous variety of border and allover patterns featuring geometrics, florals, and other motifs. Each pattern appears on a background grid for easy resizing, and repeat units and separate sewing paths are clearly indicated. In addition, the author offers helpful suggestions for choosing and combining patterns, fitting designs on projects, resizing, selecting materials, and basting.
Ideal for bed and crib quilts, the patterns from "Continuous Line Quilting Designs "are also terrific for embellishing clothing, placemats, tablecloths, upholstery, and numerous other household items. Their convenience and ease of application will make them a welcome resource for beginning and experienced quilters alike.
Slightly abridged Dover (2001) republication of the edition published by Chilton Book Company, Radnor, Pennsylvania, 1984."
 

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
4
Geometric Designs
10
Two Ways About It
16
RidgeRunner
22
Heres the Steeple
28
Love Handles 63
3
Another Door 88
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