American Patchwork

American Patchwork Author Sonja Hakala
ISBN-10 9781429996839
Year 2007-04-17
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Macmillan

For those who enjoyed the honesty and insight of How to Make an American Quilt, this is a moving collection of personal stories that highlight the laughter, sadness, friendships, frustrations, and triumphs shared by the more than 21 million people across the country who call themselves quilters. These touching tales from sixty-seven contributors nationwide form a patchwork of their own in the words of each individual's unique narrative. From the quilt that reunited a family divided by war and an ocean to the twenty-two foot banner that accompanied a dying woman on her last journey, American Patchwork is sure to capture the hearts of quilters and quilt lovers everywhere. Wonderfully varied, instructive, nostalgic, amusing, and often poignantly written, this gem of a book will be treasured for years to come.

Early American Patchwork Quilt Designs

Early American Patchwork Quilt Designs Author Susan Johnston
ISBN-10 0486245837
Year 1984
Pages 48
Language en
Publisher Dover Publications

Painstakingly researched, accurately detailed renderings of 42 authentic early American quilt designs including: Basket of Scraps, Sunflower Star, Split Rail, Clockworks, Lady of the Lake, many more. Storehouse of inspiration for artists and craftspeople. Fun to color, too.

American Patchwork Quilt Designs

American Patchwork Quilt Designs Author Ondorisha
ISBN-10 IND:30000113005338
Year 1987-06-01
Pages 78
Language en
Publisher Japan Pubns

Presents patterns and instructions for making patchwork quilt pillows, bedspreads, tote bags, tablecloths, and coverlets

Easy Quilt Projects

Easy Quilt Projects Author Better Homes & Gardens
ISBN-10 9780470559314
Year 2010-03-29
Pages 210
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons

41 quilt projects from American Patchwork & Quilting Are you a beginner quilter looking for a place to start learning this time-honored craft? Are you a more advanced quilter looking for quick and gifty projects that you can complete in a snap? From the editors of American Patchwork & Quilting comes a collection of ideas and inspiration for making beautiful quilt projects. This book is packed with gorgeous photography and easy-to-follow instructions for making everything from throws and bed-sized quilts to bags and pincushions. Beautiful full-color photographs of every project Full-size patterns for you to tear out and use again and again Includes free 1-year subscription to American Patchwork & Quilting magazine Plus, each project includes a quilt diagram, assembly instructions, and schematic illustrations!

Scrappy Quilts

Scrappy Quilts Author Better Homes & Gardens
ISBN-10 0470626232
Year 2011-02-22
Pages 178
Language en
Publisher Wiley

Use your favorite fabric scraps to make beautiful quilts Originally, scrappy quilts were born of necessity and the need to make do with fabrics on hand. Today, the love of designer fabrics make scrappy quilts as popular as ever. Here, you'll find 29 heirloom-quality projects, hand-selected by the editors of American Patchwork and Quilting as well as ideas and inspiration for making the most of leftover fabrics. Plus, if you're new to quilting, a comprehensive guide to quilting basics is provided to help get you started! 29 quilt patterns, including easy assembly instructions and schematic illustrations Every quilt is quilter tested, ensuring accurate results every time Full-size patterns offered in a tear-out pattern pack so you can use them again and again Packed with beautiful, full-color photographs of every project, Scrappy Quilts is a must-have addition to any quilter's library.

Quilt Lovers Favorites

Quilt Lovers  Favorites Author Better Homes and Gardens
ISBN-10 069621511X
Year 2002-03-01
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher Better Homes & Gardens Books

A collection of 15 quilt projects from the pages of American Patchwork & Quilting, with 40 more variations in fabrics and colours. It includes a ready-to-use pattern pack - a full-size pattern for every quilt in the book - and size charts giving yardage for any size quilt.

American patchwork quilting

American patchwork   quilting Author Better Homes and Gardens
ISBN-10 PSU:000043555109
Year 1985-08
Pages 320
Language en
Publisher Better Homes & Gardens Books

Shows a variety of traditional quilt designs, tells how to decorate with quilts, and shares instructions for making quilts, wall hangings, and quilted clothing

American Quilts and How to Make Them

American Quilts and How to Make Them Author Carter Houck
ISBN-10 0684162725
Year 1979-06-01
Pages 200
Language en
Publisher MacMillan Publishing Company

Provides patterns and instructions for forty-two designs based upon quilts in museums and historical American houses

American Country Scrap Quilts

American Country Scrap Quilts Author Marianne Fons
ISBN-10 0875966268
Year 1995
Pages 244
Language en
Publisher Rodale

Presents thirty-one projects for constructing "scrap" quilts--a style which utilizes as many as several hundred different fabrics--and offers sewing tips, quilting ideas, and timesaving cutting charts