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.
Buy Patchwork, Quilting and Applique book by Linda Seward from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
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
Customers who bought this also bought...
You might also like...
Beyond Neutral by John Q. Adams
A selection of 16 quilt projects inspired by the natural world. It takes you on a bold exploration of quilting colour palettes. It features graphic designs that draws inspiration from nature - wind, water, earth, leaf, sky, grass, lava, coral, and stone - to open up fresh combinations of colour and fabric.
French Braid Quilts with a Twist by Jane Miller
Scrappy French Braids! Braids that twist and tumble! Braids with variable widths and lengths! French Braid stars! And much more.
Hexagons, Diamonds, Triangles, and More by Kelly Ashton
A practical, and easy-to-follow collection of skill building techniques for 60-degree patchwork. It offers progressive skill-building instruction, as well as problem-solving tips for common pitfalls. It helps you trace your own templates using the full-sized patterns or use commercial acrylic template sets for rotary cutting pieces.
Quiltmaking Essentials 1 by Donna Lynn Thomas» View more books like these...
A guide to the essentials of quiltmaking - from the terminology to block construction, rotary cutting to machine piecing, and more. It helps you learn the about basic concepts of quilting, the benefits of accurate and efficient rotary cutting, and how to do it. It also includes a chapter that explores and explains special sewing techniques.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Patchwork, Quilting and Applique book by Linda Seward and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
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.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2014. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.