The Complete Book of Patchwork, Quilting and Applique
A revised and expanded edition of a long-standing classic, this expansive book is the clearest and most comprehensive handbook for applique, patchwork and quilting.
This seminal reference guide remains the go to masterwork for crafters, who will find hundreds of patchwork, quilting and applique techniques explained clearly and simply.
The techniques range from fundamentals such as cutting fabrics and hand sewing; to advanced special effects and complex techniques like eight-seam joins. All are explained through more than 1,000 step-by-step illustrations, patterns and templates. The techniques range from the traditional Amish quilting patterns and Seven-and-Nine patch patchwork to the more unusual, like yo-yos. The book also contains glossaries of terms, making this perfect for both beginner and expert.