The Practical Guide to Patchwork: New Basics for the Modern Quiltmaker

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C&T Publishing Inc, Nov 16, 2010 - Crafts & Hobbies - 128 pages
Quilting Basics with Modern Flair. 12 quilt projects for beginners, confident beginners, and intermediates. Explore different options for each project-make it with just two colors or scrappy, make it vintage or mod, make it soft or playful. Alternate colorways included with each project show you how swapping out fabrics can change the look of the same block. Learn how to cut, piece, appliqué, machine quilt, bind, and finish. Pick up helpful tips and tricks to stay organized and master the methods. Try a fresh, relaxed approach to making quilts with this new "go-to" book. The bright aesthetic and clear, simple instructions guide beginners and intermediates alike through the entire process of creating fun and useful quilts that they'll be proud to call their own. Winner of the 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Award
 

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Contents

Preface
4
All the Basics
5
Materials and Supplies
6
Planning Your Quilt
18
StepbyStep Quilt Construction
25
Projects to Get You Started
45
Projects for the Confident Beginner
70
IntermediateLevel Projects
95
Resources
126
About the Author
127
Legal Page
129
Back Cover
131
Copyright

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