Make a quilt that's functional and fun--and sure to be loved for years to come! Babies and toddlers will be tickled to have these bright, colorful designs highlighted by dimensional elements for little fingers to explore. Motifs range from butterflies and ladybugs to dinosaurs and rodeos. Choose from nine adorable patterns that give traditional designs a fresh look Learn basic applique and embellishing techniques as you make engaging quilts using rickrack, ruffles, and more Fit quilting into your busy life; these projects are easy enough for beginners and enticing enough for experts
Cute, cuddly, and comforting quilts to keep children warm. &break;&break;This new book features motifs for over 20 quilts inspired by whimsical embroidery designs of the '30s, '40s, and '50s. Three basic sewing techniques are presented with detailed instructions and illustrations: block composition, applique with pieced borders, and a brand new technique from the author called squiggle-stitching. &break;&break;Suitable for quilters of any skill level, these big, bold, and happy designs are sure to delight quilters and kids alike. Features: pull-out, full-size patterns; detailed instructions and illustrations make quilt patterns easy to complete for quilters of any skill level; over 20 quilts inspired by embroidery patterns from the '30s, '40s, and '50s.
Discover the joys of creating a wonderfully textured baby quilt that's easy to stitch and quick to finish. Use shortcuts--including precuts! Inspired by the author's six children, these delightful designs are brimming with fun dimensional elements for wee ones to explore. Create an adorable, practical gift that brings texture and color into Baby's world! Choose from seven attention-grabbing quilts in three categories: precuts, strip piecing, and fusible-grid designs Learn how to easily add ruffles, rickrack, and other dimensional embellishments to stimulate Baby's senses Each pattern incorporates a helpful, time-saving tip
Welcome and nurture those precious little ones by creating quilts, crafts, and decor for nurseries and toddler rooms. Designer Debbie Mumm helps you release your inner child and cuddle up the kids with more than 50 fun projects. Themes include Moon & Stars, Zigzag Zoo, Silly Safari, and lots more. For little girls, there are sweet bed quilts, a headboard, and bedside lamps in sugar and spice themes like butterflies, hearts, and flowers. Because growing boys gravitate towards snips and snails, cars and trucks, frogs and boats, you can fill his room with a clever organizer, playful twin bed quilt, and a painted toy chest in bright primary colors. And since time moves fast when children are young, these projects are designed to be quick and easy! Debbie Mumm's Cuddle Quilts for Little Girls and Boys (Leisure Arts #4541)
Piece O' Cake Pizzazz, Now for Kids! Decorate a room for your special child! Make a quilt, pillowcase, wall hanging, floorcloth-even a table tent for playtime. Designs for both boys and girls are fresh, happy, and vibrant. Piece a speedy "I Spy" quilt that will keep kids busy for hours. Instructions for Becky and Linda's needleturn methods, or try their "casual appliqué"-a fast, sturdy, fusible-free machine technique. BONUS-Learn to make darling personalized Board Books. You'll love these spirited new Piece O' Cake designs created just for the kids in your life! Becky and Linda present color-drenched projects that feature animals, alphabets, numbers-even an entire quilted neighborhood. Try fast fusible-free raw-edge appliqué, or stick with traditional needle-turn.
The best-selling authors of the Sewing School ® series are back, introducing kids to the creativity of stitching patchwork, appliqué, and quilts. Using dynamic how-to photos and step-by-step instructions written for ages 8 to 12, Amie Petronis Plumley and Andria Lisle teach a variety of techniques using both hand and machine sewing. The 15 projects range from decorative to practical, including an appliquéd family crest wall hanging, a patchwork pet bed, a crazy-quilt journal cover, and a quilt made from recycled T-shirts. Every project features encouraging suggestions for making truly one-of-a-kind items that express the creative spirit of each young maker.
Author : Antonie Alexander
ISBN : 1440244472
Genre : Quilting
File Size : 83.79 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
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Antonie Alexander's quirky, vibrant quilts are designed with matching softies - portable, loveable buddies - that not only coordinate with the quilt, but carry the warmth and comfort of your own special room wherever they go