Quilting Reference Books – Great Books to Add to Your Book Library – See All the Titles Available –
- Quilting Reference Books – Great Books to Add to Your Book Library – See All the Titles Below –
Below are Great Quilting Reference Books to add to your library and knowledge. These books are brand new and offer a wealth of information.
101 Fabulous Rotary-Cut Quilts Paperback – November 16, 1998 by Nancy J. Martin (Author), Judy Hopkins (Author) $19.99!
You've just found the quintessential book for rotary-cutting fans! Learn expert, timesaving techniques with this grand collection of 101 quilts from three bestselling books--now available in more than 270 quilt-packed pages. Choose from 101 classic patterns brimming with lively colors, unusual sets, and exciting quilting designs. Includes step-by-step, illustrated directions and easy-to-follow stitching diagrams. Quilts are clearly arranged from A to Z, graded by skill level, and showcased in wonderful color photographs.
101 Fabulous Small Quilts Paperback – February 12, 2013 by That Patchwork Place (Author) $19.99!
This value-packed book features 101 inspiring quilt patterns in a wide array of colors and popular styles. Create doll quilts, wall quilts, table runners, candle mats, lap quilts, and so much more. Enjoy designs from such trusted names as Country Threads, Kathleen Tracy, Kim Diehl, Little Quilts, Lori Smith, and Mary Hickey. Styles range from two-color quilts to totally scrappy designs--use convenient precuts and fat quarters or fabrics pulled from your stash. Try a variety of techniques with a minimal investment of time and money.
501 Quilt Blocks: A Treasury of Patterns for Patchwork & Applique (Better Homes and Gardens Cooking) Paperback – January 22, 2002 $18.99!
A treasury of patterns for patchwork and appliqué. Here, quilters will find 501 pieced and appliquéd quilt blocks, easily customized for unique, personalized themes. Plus, 40 step-by-step projects for using blocks in the form of wearables, personal accessories, and home and seasonal decorations are included as well as 500 full-color photos and 600 line drawings.
Borders and Bindings (Basic Quiltmaking Techniques) Paperback – January, 1999 by Mimi Dietrich (Author) $9.99!
You've finally finished your quilt top and are beaming with pride--now learn to frame and finish that quilt with style! Discover clever tips and techniques for creating beautiful borders and bindings, those essential elements of a quilt that are often overlooked. This practical, easy-to-use book is a reference guide for all skill levels and will teach finishing techniques that will turn any quilt into a smashing success. Six simple step-by-step projects, written in a fun, beginner-friendly style. Techniques for creating straight-cut, mitered, pieced, multiple-fabric, and scrappy-patchwork borders. Methods for measuring, joining, folding, and sewing perfect bindings. PLUS! A super-quick technique for binding quilts with backing fabric.
Encyclopedia Of Classic Quilt Patterns Paperback – 2001 by Oxmoor House Editors (Author) $17.99!
A complete A-Z resource for the quilter - over 100 traditional favorite quilts to make with step-by-step instructions with updated, labor-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 art form. * In full color throughout: each project is illustrated in a full color photographs and in a series of step-by-step color drawings and patterns. * Step-by-step instructions, labor-saving techniques, plus an extensive how-to workshop and clear patchwork and applique designs.
Happy Endings Paperback – June 4, 2013 by Mimi Dietrich (Author) $22.99!
A must for every quilter's library, this is the classic book on finishing--back by popular demand! First published in 1987, this popular resource has sold more than 275,000 copies and is still the one quilters want. Well-known author and quilt making expert Mimi Dietrich shows you all you need to know about finishing quilts with style. Discover dozens of creative ways to finish your quilts, from easy to advanced. Find terrific ideas for quilt backings, battings, bindings, and hanging sleeves. Get creative with a great section on quilt borders. Learn from Mimi Dietrich's "Happy Ending Hints," sprinkled throughout the book.
Measure the Possibilities with Omnigrid(c) Paperback – March 15, 2000 by Nancy Johnson-Srebro (Author) $6.99!
Learn the methods of quick and accurate rotary cutting. Over 170 step-by-step graphics for the left and right handed person in this 64 page treasure. 11 exciting patterns featuring total rotary cutting. (NO TEMPLATES), complete sewing and pressing directions. Complete rotary cutting instructions for 23 of the most used shapes in crafts and quiltmaking. You can eliminate the use of temples forever!
Piping Hot Curves Paperback – 2007 by SUSAN K. CLEVELAND (Author) $17.99!
HOW TO MAKE ACCENT CURVES IN QUILTING WITH PIPING.
Rotary Cutting with Alex Anderson: Tips, Techniques and Projects (Quilting Basics) Paperback – April 1, 1999 by Alex Anderson (Author) $8.99!
Perfect your rotary cutting skills with guidance from award-winning quiltmaker Alex Anderson. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced quilter, you’ll learn tips and techniques for using the rotary cutter to its full advantage. Includes 7 beautiful quilt projects!
The Border Workbook: Easy Speed-Pieced & Foundation-Pieced Borders, 10th Anniversary Edition Paperback – November 1, 2006 by Janet Kime (Author) $18.99!
This quintessential book about quilt borders is now updated in full color, just in time for its 10th anniversary! Find the perfect border for any quilt in this must-have guide, along with tips for choosing designs, selecting fabrics, and figuring yardages. Includes 27 border designs--17 to strip piece and 10 to paper piece. Each border is illustrated at the edge of the page for quick reference. Most border patterns are rotary cut and speed pieced, so they come together quickly.
The Quilter's Album of Patchwork Patterns: 4050 Pieced Blocks for Quilters Hardcover – October 15, 2009 by Jinny Beyer (Author) $36.99!
Providing quilters, researchers, and design enthusiasts with a comprehensive tool for finding, identifying, and drafting more than 4,000 unique patterns, this encyclopedia of quilt block designs presents a method of categorizing designs that eliminates duplication and allows quilters to understand exactly how each one is constructed. Each design is analyzed in terms of the grid on which it is drawn, making it easy recreate the pattern in any size or color scheme desired. Each block is thoroughly researched and listed according the original name and date of publication. Double names and duplicates are cross-referenced for easy use. Packed with information and inspiration, this also contains photographs of full quilts, as well as a detailed bibliography and indexes.
America's Glorious Quilts Hardcover – 1987 by Dennis Duke (Editor), Deborah Harding (Editor) $24.99!
Super book with a lot of details and pictures. A most extraordinary book of the history of American Quilts!