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Modern One Block Quilts

Author : Natalia Bonner
ISBN : 9781607057246
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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Modern One-Block Quilts by Natalia Bonner and Kathleen Whiting proves that all you need is one simple block pattern to make 22 quilts! From throws and wall hangings to queen-sized blankets, sewists of all skill levels will be inspired to create something new by manipulating these simple block patterns with interesting fabrics, unusual shapes and expressive lines. Clear step-by-step instructions and a basic quiltmaking overview help you from start to finish.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Cabin Fever

Author : Natalia Bonner
ISBN : 9781617450310
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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The bestselling authors of Modern One-Block Quilts update the most recognizable quilt pattern in history with new designs and dazzling colors. Don’t be square—discover exciting log cabins in varied shapes and formations! Bestselling authors Natalia Bonner and Kathleen Whiting put an imaginative new twist on the classic block with bold colors and dramatic lines. Packed with possibilities, this collection offers 20 quilts each in 3 sizes (baby, throw, coverlet), with a bonus chapter on throw pillows and shams. Quick-sew techniques (no curves here!) make it easy to stitch big quilts. Whether you’ve been quilting for months, years, or decades, these fresh layouts with straightforward construction are sure to inspire! “Explore these fresh variations of the Log Cabin block and create an eye-catching modern quilt for your home.”—Quiltmaker “Simple blocks in clear bright colors. Only three techniques are used, Snowball block, half square triangles and pieced strips . . . There are alternative colorways for each quilt. It would be suitable for a beginner as the instructions and diagrams are easy to follow.”—British Patchwork & Quilting
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Wonderful One Block Quilting

Author : Choly Knight
ISBN : 9781607653905
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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Take the plunge into quilting with these 40 simple one-session project ideas. One-block quilting is a fast and easy option for beginners and time-challenged quilters alike. Whether you’re taking the plunge into patchwork for the first time or just looking for a quick weekend project, this book will get you started. Author Choly Knight introduces you to quilting on a small scale, so there’s no need to feel overwhelmed. She reveals uncommon and underrated techniques that make quilting approachable and foolproof. And each new technique is followed by a manageable project to test your skills, so you can practice before taking on a full-size bed quilt.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Quilting With A Modern Slant

Author : Rachel May
ISBN : 9781603428941
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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“May does a marvelous job of capturing a moment in the modern quilting movement, as well as the viewpoints and opinions of the creators” (Library Journal, starred review). Modern quilting allows artists the freedom to expand on traditions and use fabrics, patterns, colors, and stitching innovatively to create exciting fresh designs. In Quilting with a Modern Slant, Rachel May introduces you to more than seventy modern quilters who have developed their own styles, methods, and aesthetics. Their ideas, quilts, tips, tutorials, and techniques will inspire you to try something new and follow your own creativity—wherever it leads. “An encyclopedia of modern quilting . . . Like a good host, May serves as an enthusiastic introducer, teacher, and cheerleader.” —Publishers Weekly “The bounty of creativity is inspiring, and the variety of quilts featured will open the readers’ eyes to all of the aspects of this popular movement . . . This volume belongs in all quilting collections.” —Library Journal (starred review) “Light in tone and visually beautiful . . . Quilting with a Modern Slant will become the book on modern quilting by which all others to come will be measured.” —Craft Nectar
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Modern Bee

Author : Lindsay Conner
ISBN : 9781607057314
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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Organize a modern quilting bee with these 13 projects that spark creativity, build skills, and connect you with others. Modern Bee―13 Quilts to Make with Friends by Lindsay Conner features 13 projects for a virtual one-year quilting bee. Crafted with a modern aesthetic, the patterns are inspired by traditional quilt blocks as well as bits and pieces of daily life. As you quilt along with this book from month to month, you'll master sewing techniques elevating in difficulty―from easy to advanced. Each project is comprised of block instructions and a pattern to finish a full-size quilt. You'll also find a comprehensive section on quilting basics and plenty of tips on organizing your own virtual bee. “A modern bee: quilters connect only by Internet and snail mail, each month a “host” chooses a block, others work that block to return to the “host” for assembly.... Conner, a writer/editor/quilter/blogger, produces a well-crafted guidebook based on her online bee, the Mod Stitches. Members designed a baker’s dozen patterns—one for each month, plus one for gift-giving or charity fundraising—that would work well for the modern bee as well as for individual quilters.”—Publishers Weekly
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Modern Quilts Block By Block

Author : Emily Dennis
ISBN : 6059192475
Genre : Patchwork
File Size : 36.83 MB
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In Modern Quilts Block by Block readers will find 12 quilt projects using just one or two repeating block designs. Find basic blocks along with some new designs in these striking modern quilts. Traditional blocks get a modern update with the use of color and design. Both the beginner and novice will enjoy quilting up these quilt patterns.
Category: Patchwork

1000 Quilt Inspirations

Author : Sandra Sider
ISBN : 9781627881654
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 23.93 MB
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As one of the core, traditional crafts, quilting is enjoyed by countless enthusiasts around the world - and its popularity is only growing. This collection of one thousand quilt DETAILS builds upon this interest, showcasing some of today's most innovative and beautiful WORK. See how others utilize color and design elements to craft creative pieces. Gain inspiration from their variations and intricate techniques. Maybe even CONSTRUCT your own original quilts. Whether YOU ARE a quilter or a collector, a craft-lover or an art enthusiast, 1000 Quilt Inspirations is sure to inspire your admiration and appreciation of the art of quilting. It's also likely to get you itching for some fabrics of your own!
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

The Paper Pieced Home

Author : Penny Layman
ISBN : 1620335972
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 70.35 MB
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A sweet collection of unique paper-pieced quilt blocks. Sewing since the age of six and a quilter for many years, author Penny Layman is inspired by everyday household items that connote Cozy kitchens and domestic warmth. Here Penny creates 40 paper-pieced quilt blocks celebrating the home and all things in it, while showcasing her quirky sense of humour. Paper piecing allows for incredibly precise blocks, even if the quilt block designs themselves seem complex or make use of irregular shapes. The blocks in this collection include a mix of solids and prints, using the latter with particular effect. In addition to paper piecing, some blocks include needle-turned applique, printing, and hand embroidery. The 10 quilt projects each feature one or more blocks. In addition to complete written instructions for every block and project, the book includes a CD that contains full-size pattern templates for every block.|A sweet collection of unique paper-pieced quilt blocks. Author Penny Layman is inspired by everyday household items that connote Cozy kitchens and domestic warmth. Here Penny creates 40 paper-pieced quilt blocks celebrating the home and all things in it, while showcasing her quirky sense of humour.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

The Quilt Block Book

Author : Nancy Wick
ISBN : 9781589237780
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 48.2 MB
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Provides instructions for creating seventy-five different quilting blocks using three sewing methods: traditional piecing, foundation piecing, and appliquâe.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Block Party The Modern Quilting Bee

Author : Alissa Haight Carlton
ISBN : 9781607052104
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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The quilting bee gets a modern makeover • From the creators of popular blog, • Let go of “the rules” with 12 fun, funky, and improvisational projects • The fundamental techniques are outlined-from fabric selection to quilt tops to binding • Projects are perfect for both beginner and experienced quilters It's hip to be square! In this inspiring book, quilting mavericks Alissa and Kristen chronicle their year-long "virtual" quilting bee. Twelve chapters (one for each month) showcase the designs of today's leading modern quilters along with easy-to-follow guidelines, so you can reinvent their work in your own signature style. Best of all, with this book in hand, you'll have everything you need to start your own online quilting bee and enjoy collaborating with other fabric lovers around the world.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

This Old Quilt

Author : Margret Aldrich
ISBN : 1610605527
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 47.81 MB
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A collection of writings which pay tribute to quilts and quilting memories from different eras and authors.
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Modern Log Cabin Quilting

Author : Susan Beal
ISBN : 9780307586797
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 36.31 MB
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If you think quilting is too difficult or too complicated, you’re not alone. Cutting hundreds of pieces and joining angled seams can be tough work! But log cabin quilting—an artful and simple way to piece strips of fabric around a central square—is different. From the intuitive construction through the straight-line stitching, this style of quilting is simple as can be. In Modern Log Cabin Quilting, Susan Beal outlines the entire process from start to finish, including basic quilting how-to as well as extensive design, fabric, and embellishment information. Since all log cabin designs follow the same formula, once you master straight lines and right angles, any of the 25 projects in this book are possible. From stash-friendly designs like the Charming Camera Case to more ambitious undertakings like the Vintage Linens Quilt, there’s sure to be a project that will get you into (or bring you back to) quilting! From the Trade Paperback edition.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

American Quilts In The Modern Age 1870 1940

Author : Marin F. Hanson
ISBN : UOM:39015080814893
Genre : Art
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Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich has remarked, “Much of the social history of early America has been lost to us precisely because women were expected to use needles rather than pens.” This book, part of the multivolume series of the International Quilt Study Center collections, recovers a swath of that lost history and shows us some of America’s treasured material culture as it was pieced and stitched into place. American Quilts in the Modern Age, 1870–1940 examines the period’s quilts from both an artistic and a historical perspective. From pieced block to Crazy style to Colonial Revival examples, as well as one-of-a-kind creations, the full array of style and design appears in this book covering seven decades of quiltmaking. The contributing authors provide critical information regarding the modern and anti-modern tensions that persisted throughout this era of America’s coming of age, from the Civil War to World War II. They also address the textile technology and cultural context of the times in which the quilts were created, with an eye to the role that industrialization and modernization played in the evolution of techniques, materials, and designs. With full-color photographs of over 587 quilts, American Quilts in the Modern Age, 1870-1940 offers a new visual and tactile understanding of American culture and society, bridging the transition from traditional folk culture to the age of mass production and consumption.
Category: Art

Quilters Their Quilts Their Studios Their Stories

Author : Jo Packham
ISBN : 9781592538928
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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Shares the experiences of over twenty quilters, explores their studio spaces and creative processes, and looks at the most important elements of the craft.
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25 Patchwork Quilt Blocks

Author : Katy Jones
ISBN : 9781604684285
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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Following the success of her book 25 Patchwork Quilt Blocks, popular blogger and designer Katy Jones presents an all-new assortment of terrific quilt-block patterns. Explore a wide range of 6" blocks, including traditional designs as well as fresh interpretations and new blocks Learn beginner-friendly techniques for machine appliqué, hand appliqué, English paper piecing, and more Make the most of your blocks with projects in a variety of sizes: a keep-safe drawstring bag, an apron, and two quilts
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Tula Pink S City Sampler

Author : Tula Pink
ISBN : 1440232148
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 45.25 MB
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Create a sampler quilt as unique as you are! Tula Pink gives you an inspiring quilt block collection with Tula Pink's City Sampler. Make a beautiful, modern quilt of your own design with the 100 original quilt blocks or try one of the 5 city-themed sampler quilts designed by Tula. A note from Tula: "You will notice...that the blocks are not named but simply numbered. This is intentional. I may have designed the blocks and given you the instructions on what to cut and where to stitch, but I have not infused the blocks with any meaning. This is your quilt. The fabrics that you choose, the colors that you use and why you are making it are what will give the quilt a purpose. Name your blocks, write in the margins, cross out the ones that you don't like, draw hearts around the ones that you love. In a perfect world, everyone's book would end up looking like a journal, coffee stains and all. The more adventurous ones might rename the book and write their own introduction. Tula Pink's City Sampler is a collaboration between you and me. I am the platform and you are the speaker, so stand on my shoulders and tell the future who you are and why you make."
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Quilting For Dummies

Author : Cheryl Fall
ISBN : 1118054660
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 46.21 MB
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Get the know-how you need to create beautiful quilts and decorative quilted items Quilting is a fun hobby -- but where do you begin? From selecting fabrics and designing a quilt to stitching by hand or machine, this friendly guide shows you how to put all the pieces together -- and create a wide variety of quilted keepsakes for your home. We'll have you in stitches in no time! Discover how to * Select the right fabrics and threads * Design your masterpiece * Use quilting software * Save time with rotary cutters and other cool tools * Quilt by hand or machine * Get creative with applique
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

The Philosophical Foundations Of Modern Medicine

Author : K. Lee
ISBN : 9780230353251
Genre : Science
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An exploration of the philosophical foundation of modern medicine which explains why such a medicine possesses the characteristics it does and where precisely its strengths as well as its weaknesses lie. Written in plain English, it should be accessible to anyone who is intellectually curious, lay persons and medical professionals alike.
Category: Science

Beyond The Block

Author : Jodi Butler
ISBN : 1440249016
Genre : Art quilts
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Classic yet contemporary! Taking the log cabin quilt block in new directions infusing a traditional favorite with modern aesthetics and one-of-a-kind style.
Category: Art quilts

Nebraska Quilts Quiltmakers

Author : Patricia Cox Crews
ISBN : 0803214529
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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Features over one hundred quilts created from Nebraska's territorial period to the 1980s, with descriptions of the patterns, materials, and techniques and biographical sketches of the quiltmakers
Category: Crafts & Hobbies