Patchwork, Quilting and Applique
By (author) Linda Seward
Patchwork, Quilting and Applique by Linda Seward
Book DescriptionPopularly known as 'The Quilter's Bible', The Complete Book of Patchwork, Quilting and Applique provides a unique and inspiring overview of these popular crafts. Covering every process and answering every technical question, this book uses over 1,000 easy-to-follow step-by-step illustrations to break down techniques in detail. There are comprehensive instructions on how to create different styles of quilt as well as other projects, including various items of clothing. The book also includes scores of traditional patterns as well as basic templates from which to work. In addition to these, there are ideas to encourage the user's imagination and creativity through trying unfamiliar techniques and design variations. This essential guide is perfect for both the experienced needleperson and the complete beginner, with its combination of clear instructions and detailed illustrations.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781845335120
Classification: Quiltmaking, patchwork & applique
Format: Paperback (255mm x 263mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Mitchell Beazley
Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group
Publish Date: 1-Jun-2009
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Linda Seward
Linda Seward is an experienced quilter who earns her living as a freelance writer, editor and consultant. She has developed her knowledge of quilting through her research and study of antique quilts and by making and then writing about her quilting designs. She has written many quilting books, including Country Quilts and The American Quilt. She lives in London with her husband and three children.
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