Fabric Leftovers

Author: D'Arcy-Jean Milne
Publisher: C & T Pub
ISBN: 1571203842
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Twenty great projects for converting scraps of fabric into bags, bowls, boxes, covers, cases, Christmas ornaments, and more are provided in this fun, yet practical guide. Original.

Stash buster Quilts

Author: Lynne Edwards
Publisher:
ISBN: 0715321943
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Quilting

Featuring 20 exciting patchwork projects, this book provides solutions for the quilters' biggest problem - designs that can use up their fabric hoard or stash.

Quilt Block Leftovers

Author: Sarah Phillips
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402714785
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

All quilters have leftover blocks that didn't make it into their last project--and over time, the collection grows and grows. Put them to creative use with these fabulous quickie ideas. There's something for every taste: seat cushions, scarves, baby blankets, placemats and other practical and decorative items. Patterns are included, and the level ranges from very simple to moderately advanced.

Cotton Candy Quilts

Author: Mary Mashuta
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781607050438
Release Date: 2010-11-05
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Calling all feed sack fans, vintage fabric lovers, and reproduction fabric enthusiasts! Mary presents exciting ideas for having fun with the cotton candy colors and quilt designs of the “near past,” while also uncovering new directions for today’s quiltmakers. 7 irresistible quilt projects based on traditional designs. Tips on finding, collecting, and using feed sacks, vintage fabrics, and today’s popular reproductions. A gallery of quilts from Mary and friends, including replicas of vintage quilts and new versions inspired by the originals. Learn about quilts and fabrics of the “near past,” from the 1920s to the 1970s.

Stratavarious Quilts

Author: Barbara Persing
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781607050827
Release Date: 2010-11-05
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Slice and Sew Fat Quarters to Make Striking Quilts. Simple technique: cut strips, join, slice, and sew! Great for fabricaholics - search your stash for strata possibilities. Make your quilt spectacular with special borders, appliqué, and quilting. What's the secret to making an easy quilt masterpiece? Create "strata," or panels of various-width fabric strips sewn together, and then use them to piece beautiful blocks. Even beginners will have no trouble cutting and sewing perfect blocks into striking designs. The gallery highlights a variety of design possibilities.

Every Quilt Tells a Story

Author: Helen Kelley
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0896586235
Release Date: 2003
Genre: House & Home

With her trademark charm and wit, Helen Kelley draws readers in as she discusses the joys of creativity, the challenges of repairing errant stitches, and the pleasures of friendships.

Super Simple Quilts 2 with Alex Anderson Liz Aneloski

Author: Alex Anderson
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781607050902
Release Date: 2010-11-05
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

1 supply list = 9 quilt options. 9 new Super Simple quilt projects combine 3 incredibly easy quilt designs with 3 vibrant fabric styles: New Retro, Batiks, and Plaids and Stripes. Simple shopping-make any of the quilts from one supply list. Simple piecing-put the quilts together fast with easy strips, squares, and rectangles. Simple projects-quick and easy for both beginners and experienced quilters. Affordable price makes this book perfect for bundling in shop-created kits. You loved how fast and easy it was to make the first Super Simple quilts. Now Alex and Liz are back with 9 all-new Super Simple projects just for you. Choose from 3 easy designs in 3 vivid color schemes. Add 3 simple quilting techniques and 3 quick ways to bind and finish. What could be simpler?

Super Simple Quilts 4 with Alex Anderson Liz Aneloski

Author: Alex Anderson
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781607051084
Release Date: 2010-11-05
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Irresistibly Easy Appliqué - No Piecing Required. 3 bold appliqué quilt designs in fresh new fabrics. 3 sizes: crib/wallhanging, twin, and queen. 3 easy appliqué techniques-appliqué and quilt in one quick step, even without a machine. Great for quick gifts or donation quilts. Just one supply list makes all 9 quilt options in the book! Whether you're a new quilter about to make your first quilt, or an expert looking for a quick charity quilt design, you'll love these super-easy appliqué quilts.

Super Simple Quilts 3 with Alex Anderson Liz Aneloski

Author: Alex Anderson
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781607050964
Release Date: 2010-11-05
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Easy, Speedy, and Fun! 9 all-new Super Simple quilt projects offer 3 fun designs in 3 sizes and 3 colorful fabric styles: New Retro, Floral, and Graphic. One supply list is all you need for all nine quilts-buy the fabric first, then decide which quilt to make. Easy strips, squares, and triangles make piecing a breeze. Great as gifts or charity quilts. Here's help for time-challenged quilters: 9 all-new Super Simple projects that take almost no time to put together, finish, and embellish. Choose from 3 designs, in 3 sizes, and 3 vivid color schemes. Add 3 simple quilting techniques and 3 quick ways to bind and finish. What could be simpler?

Quilter s Academy

Author: Harriet Hargrave
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781571207890
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Presents a series of reference volumes documenting the skills needed for quiltmaking, with a detailed explanation of techniques and a variety of design options.

The Complete Countryman

Author: Alan Titchmarsh
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781409070801
Release Date: 2012-06-30
Genre: History

In this comprehensive and practical guide to the countryside, passionate and hugely knowledgeable countryman Alan Titchmarsh explores the heritage of rural Britain, its landscapes and wildlife, its traditions, customs and crafts. He'll look at the beauty of chalk downland, offer a checklist of British butterflies and where to find them and show how to make moth traps and wildlife ponds. He'll identify the best breeds of cattle for meat and milk, explain how best to look after a pig and the secrets of a successful small holding. From keeping chickens to dressing a stick, from dry-stone walling to creating a wild flower meadow, the essence of country life and the best places to encounter it will be identified in this celebration of the British countryside and its delights, skills and treasures. Lavishly illustrated, beautifully produced and information packed, The Complete Countryman will be an inspirational showcase for all that is best about rural Britain and will reconnect us with its wonderful wise ways.

Shortcuts to the Top

Author: Donna Lynn Thomas
Publisher: Martingale & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1564770575
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Art


Printing on fabric

Author: Ellen Bystrøm
Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company
ISBN: UOM:39015006364304
Release Date: 1971
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

From basic commands to compilers and data linking, to debugging and development tools, this is a clear and useful basic reference for beginners, and a handy refresher guide for advanced designers.

Beautifully Embellished Landscapes

Author: Joyce Becker
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781607052951
Release Date: 2010-11-05
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

New Ideas to Bring Your Landscape Quilts to Life! You won't believe the realistic effects you can achieve in your next landscape quilt! Amazing variety of techniques includes paints, markers, stamps, photo printing and artwork, threadwork and lace, sheer overlays and Angelina fibers, and so much more. Create realistic special effects for water, reflections, skies, snow, gardens, and buildings. Great ideas for landscape-inspired gifts including greeting cards, photo transfers, and small quilts. Spectacular results are within your reach, when you try the techniques developed by landscape expert Joyce Becker. Play like a kid in kindergarten: special paints, fibers, and tools are easy to find and fun to use. Over 200 photos and illustrations for inspiration, plus 8 complete projects.