Books on Quilting

Quilting books offer an excellent medium with which you can add to or improve your quilting skills. Listed below are books that will amaze, inspire and stimulate your creativity and enhance your quilting experience!

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Appli-Doodle by Donna Babylon. A Little Bit of Appliqué & a Whole Lot of Stitching Fun!

9 projects for you, your home, and your life!

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Part Number: 1043999. Price: $17.95

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Simple Stained Glass Quilts by Daphne Greig and Susan Purney Mark. A New View on Quiltmaking!

Discover a fresh approach to quiltmaking inspired by the style and grace of stained glass windows. "Framing" your quilt with leading lines creates an interesting, often surprising new view of your fabrics, drawing the eye in and giving greater attention to your focus fabric. It's the perfect opportunity to dip into your stash and use a wide variety of fabrics: scenic prints, batiks, florals, and even fabrics printed with photographs!

The projects in this book feature a terrific technique that makes their construction almost too easy to be real! Fusible web is the secret ingredient that sets this approach apart from the other labor-intensive methods, allowing you to achieve stunning results in a short period of time.

  • Features 20 projects inspired by church windows, landscapes, flowers, wrought iron, decorative tiles and more.
  • Projects range from smaller scale pieces, such as pillows, children's quilts and wall hangings, to full-size bed quilts.
  • Offers easy-to-follow instructions for piecing the quilt tops, adding borders, quilting and finishing, as well as creative ideas for personalizing your creations.

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Part Number: 1035930. Price: $24.99

On-Point Patchwork
On-Point Patchwork by Donna Lynn Thomas. Fuss-Free Diagonals using the Omnigrid On-Point Ruler

Make a statement with stunning quilts. Popular author Donna Lynn Thomas makes it possible to create simple but complex-looking on-point patchwork units for blocks, borders, and sashes with brilliant success - without templates or complicated math.
  • Select from 14 appealing quilts for all levels of quilting experience
  • Use the Omnigrid On-Point Ruler designed by Donna to rotary cut squares, rectangles, and triangles that measure evenly across the diagonal for on-point patchwork units
  • Let Donna's ruler give you a new math-free way to set patchwork units on point inside borders and blocks

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Part Number: 1044002. Price: $24.99

Stack-n-Whack 15 Degree Fan Ruler
Stack-n-Whack 15 Degree Fan Ruler. Use this ruler to cut 15 Degree wedges for six-blade fans. Try it for Stack-n-Whack fan and circle designs, as well as for scrap fans and other variations. Illustrations show strip cutting, scrap, and selective cutting methods, plus instructions for finishing the fan blocks with fabric trim and simple straight-stitch appliqué.

Part Number: 1024055. Price: $11.99

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Grand Portage by Doug Leko for Antler Quilt Design. This book includes SEVEN (7) different projects perfect for any occasion. There are three pieced quilts, plus four runners, toppers, bags, and wall hangings for you to make.

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Part Number: 1045208. Price: $16.00

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Sliver Quilts by Lisa O'Neill.

A new way to quilt with panache!
  • Add fresh, striking dimension and texture to your quilts
  • Get perfect points or super slim strips without fusing or paper-piecing
  • Use this clever technique with traditional or contemporary quilts
  • 11 Projects - Easy Technique for Dynamic Results

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Part Number: 1041407. Price: $24.95

Quilt This Start With a Sweatshirt: Sew a Stylish Jacket by Nancie M. Wiseman.

With Nancie's expert guidance, learn to deconstruct simple sweatshirts, layer them with beautiful fabrics, and stitch them into five comfortably soft jackets. The finished look is sophisticated and chic, nothing like a sweatshirt! Asymmetrical openings, unique collars, and clean finishes give the garments style. With easy construction, these project allow even those new to sewing to succeed.
  • Sweatshirt fabric acts as a quilting layer and eliminates any need for lining
  • Projects feature beautiful fabrics accented by small areas of patchwork
  • Garments provide warmth without bulkiness

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Part Number: 1036452. Price: $16.99

Quilting UFOs Quilting UFOs with Helen's Hints by Helen Squire.

"Beam Up" those UFOs (UnFinished Objects) and get started quilting!
  • Follow Helen's four-question formula to focus on the decisions and quilting choices needed for every unfinished project. Banish those dread three words: quilt as desired!
  • Over 100 original patterns, all full size, with 45 illustrated examples of mitered borders and blocks, sashing strips and pantographs—many adapted and coordinated within the same design series. Suitable for both hand and machine quilters.
  • A galaxy of quilting suggestions are grouped by 17 sub-chapters for easy reference, including: fabric choices, structural quilting, marking techniques, and Helen's Hints. The large-page format makes for handy copying and use.

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Part Number: 1036457. Price: Was $24.99 - Now $12.50


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