Quiltmaker's 1,000 Blocks
Author: Carolyn Beam, Paula Stoddard, Diane Volk Harris, Denise Starck, Amy Rullkoetter
Publisher: Fons & Porter Books
"This comprehensive guide covers every block-making approach including applique, foundation-pieced, mixed techniques, and piecing. It also features settings and yardages for turning your blocks into beautiful quilts, quilt-making techniques for easy reference and a bonus CD of PDF templates"--
Contains two hundred quilt-block patterns that all finish at twelve inches, including styles that range from simple patchwork to appliquâe, foundation piecing, and hand embroidery.
5,500 Quilt Block Designs
Author: Maggie Malone
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Collects 5,500 named patchwork patterns from varying sources, ranging from some that go back generations to modern ones, and arranges them by the number of squares to a block to allow easy mixing and matching.
A complete A-Z resource for the quilter - over 100 traditional favourite quilts to make with step-by-step instructions with updated, labour-saving techniques. Beautifully illustrated throughout with projects ranging from Amethyst to Whig Rose, from Evening Star to Flying Geese, and many traditional influences from Amish to Irish. * Patchwork and quilting is a craft as old as history, but it found its apogee amongst the settlers in the New World, and is now considered to be a particularly American artform. * In full colour throughout: each project is illustrated in a full colour photographs and in a series of step-by-step colour drawings and patterns. * Step-by-step instructions, labour-saving techniques, plus an extensive how-to workshop and clear patchwork and applique designs.
The Quilt Block Book
Author: Nancy Wick
Publisher: Creative Publishing International
Provides instructions for creating seventy-five different quilting blocks using three sewing methods: traditional piecing, foundation piecing, and appliquâe.
Patch Pals Collection
Author: Leisure Arts, Quiltmaker
Publisher: Leisure Arts
12 patch pal projects for baby!
Organized by characteristics, a reference to quilt blocks offers both blocks that use templates and blocks that use foundation piecing, and an accompanying CD includes templates or directions for a variety of sizes which allows readers to print the size they need without having to enlarge a template on a copier.
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
The new kids on the block! Today's most talented modern quilters put a fresh and fun spin on 99 traditional block designs. Chock full of step-by-step instructions, how-to photographs and helpful hints, this collection of inspiring projects makes it easy for any sewer-no matter what level of expertise-to quilt in a modern style with impressive results.
50 Quilts from Quiltmaker
Author: Quiltmaker Magazine, Quiltmaker Magazine Editors
Publisher: Fons & Porter Books
Provides instructions for fifty favorite quilts from Quiltmaker's one hundred blocks series, offering an overview of basic techniques, a variety of projects, and instructions on creating the blocks.
Mix-and-match 9-inch blocks to create hundreds of quilt designs! With Marsha McCloskey's Block Party, making a quilt is as easy as 1-2-3! 1. Pick a block. Choose your favorites from 120 exciting 9" rotary-cut blocks found in The Block Library. 2. Pick a setting. Mix and match your blocks and combine them using one of the 15 quilt settings Marsha has designed. Since all the blocks are the same size, everything fits together without any messy math or extra figuring on your part. 3. Make a quilt! Clear, fully illustrated directions give you everything you need to sew the blocks without a hitch and assemble a gorgeous quilt from start to finish. Over 1,600 illustrations and 130 color photos make this a beautiful and practical how-to guide for every quiltmaker.
Addicted to Scraps
Author: Bonnie K. Hunter
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
Best-selling author Bonnie K. Hunter shares 12 multicolored scrap-quilt patterns in her signature style. Bonnie's easy-to-use Scrap User's System and complete guide to scrap quilting includes full-size templates.
1000 Quilt Inspirations
Author: Sandra Sider
Publisher: Rockport Publishers Incorporated
Whether 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 so easy to create quilts that repeat a single block--make just one and you'll have the confidence to fly through the rest of your quilt! Choose from a whopping 57 quilts to piece one block at a time, or make blocks in multiples with quick chain-piecing methods. Star designers including Kim Diehl, Country Threads' Mary Etherington and Connie Tesene, Pat Sloan, Carrie Nelson, and Jo Morton will help you along the way. Pair your repeated blocks with plain squares, rotate blocks for a playful spin, or simply line them up row by row. From fun make-in-a-weekend designs to stunning quilts to cherish and pass on, you'll find the perfect block to repeat in this colossal compilation of quilt patterns!
500 Quilt Blocks
Author: Lynne Goldsworthy, Kerry Green (author.)
'500 Quilt Blocks' is a comprehensive guide to quilting, showcasing a wide range of the most commonly used blocks in the quilting industry. This book is the ultimate reference guide for quilters of all skill levels, including techniques for beginners and advanced quilters alike.
Block a Day
Author: Lucinda Ganderton
Publisher: Interweave Press
A quilting book you'll treasure every day of the year! If you're on the lookout for fresh inspiration for your next block, here's the biggest and best compendium ever. Combining both ideas and how-to with 365 different blocks to choose from, Block a Day has everything you need and want from a quilting book. Designs range from creative twists on well-loved classics to brand-new blocks in a whole range of different styles. There are blocks here to appeal to a whole range of abilities, whether you're a beginner or experienced quilter, and the book is arranged in a vivid rainbow of color. Ranging from scarlets and pinks all the way across the spectrum to purple and violet, it's a treat for your eyes. Block a Day is the quilting book you've been looking for!