True Blue Quilts

True Blue Quilts Author Annette Plog
ISBN-10 9781617453410
Release 2017-03-01
Pages 80
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Turn something old into something new... with all things blue! The blue-and-white quilt is one of the most desired antiques, and many can still be found in good condition. Preserve and honor history with 15 traditional blue-quilt patterns made from reproduction fabrics. Discover the progression of blue quilts through the Civil War years, from the first indigo fabrics to synthetic dyes. Create heirlooms from traditional blocks with this valuable book of pieced quilts for beginners.

The Big Book of Civil War Quilts

The Big Book of Civil War Quilts Author That Patchwork Place
ISBN-10 9781604688863
Release 2017-08-01
Pages 240
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Explore the patchwork style and scrappy flair of 58 history-rich quilts inspired by patterns and fabrics from the 1800s. Showcase the traditional color combinations of reproduction fabrics and popular Civil War-era blocks that quilters love in patterns for mini-quilts, lap quilts, and large bed-size projects. Use your favorite reproduction fabrics--including scraps and precuts--in quilts ranging from simple to intricate, all created by expert designers.

Pioneer Quilts

Pioneer Quilts Author Lori Lee Triplett
ISBN-10 9781617454660
Release 2017-07-01
Pages 100
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Join fictional character Esther Heinzmann as she narrates the journey through authentic, pioneer-era creations from the Poos Collection—each featured in full color on a 2-page spread. Ideal for traditional quilters and quilt history buffs, this robust offering of 30 antique quilts also includes 5 quilt projects that readers can recreate at home. Offering access to the authors’ privately held family collection, this book gives an in-depth look at the importance of quilts to the pioneer life. As you view the quilts, you'll also read accounts of the Great Migration, including information on preparation for the long journey and a depiction of real life on the prairie.

The 4 x 5 Quilt Block Anthology

The 4  x 5  Quilt Block Anthology Author Carol Hopkins
ISBN-10 9781604688184
Release 2017-03-01
Pages 208
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Gather your favorite reproduction fabrics and stitch magnificent 4" x 5" blocks! Enjoy trying your hand at a wide range of distinctly different quilt blocks--182 in all--from stunning yet simple blocks to intricate paper-pieced designs. We've done the math for you, taking the effort out of resizing traditional square blocks into attractive 4" x 5" beauties Learn how to assemble your blocks into a one-of-a-kind sampler quilt Includes tips to help you set up a fun block exchange or club with friends

A Path to the Civil War

A Path to the Civil War Author Sarah Maxwell
ISBN-10 193536250X
Release 2010-08
Pages 112
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Dolores Smith and Sarah Maxwell of Homestead Hearth recreate a mid1800s antique sampler quilt. Pieced over a long period of time, Aurelia worked on this project for many years as she witnessed a country heading toward war with itself. This book shows you stepbystep how you can recreate this 44block sampler treasure.

Indigo Quilts

Indigo Quilts Author Kay Triplett
ISBN-10 9781617452444
Release 2015-10-01
Pages 120
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The beauty of Indigo quilts is undeniable. Step inside the Poos Collection of quilts, one of the largest privately held collections in the world. Explore the origins of the fiber and fabric presented by two members of the American Quilt Study Group. Featuring stunning quilts circa 1750 to 1890, this collection of blue-and-white beauties will inspire you to make gorgeous quilt projects using present day Indigo or reproduction fabrics.

Civil War Legacies III

Civil War Legacies III Author Carol Hopkins
ISBN-10 9781604687491
Release 2016-04-05
Pages 80
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If you can't get enough of reproduction fabrics, you'll want this book! Immerse yourself in a bygone era and create your own piece of Americana. Featuring simple pieced blocks, these gorgeous quilts showcase Carol Hopkins' talent for selecting reproduction fabrics to create quilts reminiscent of antique treasures. Choose from 16 quilt patterns ideally suited for your smallest scraps Close-up photos bring the details into crystal-clear focus Enjoy patterns that are perfect for wall hangings, table toppers, doll beds, and special gifts

Preserving History

Preserving History Author Julie Hendricksen
ISBN-10 9781604688047
Release 2016-09-07
Pages 80
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Discover how to reproduce the time-honored treasures of the past with authenticity and ease. Create your own versions of antique designs from a stunning collection of history-rich quilts spanning the late 1800s through the 1930s. Get the historic look you love with detailed instructions for constructing your reproduction from start to finish, with a special focus on the types of quilting designs popular through the years. Use your modern quilting tools and skills to re-create antique quilts for daily use or display An essential resource, brimming with possibilities for antique-quilt lovers Close-up photos and detailed construction tips make it easy to understand how antique quilts were finished

Minick and Simpson Blue and White

Minick and Simpson Blue and White Author Polly Minick
ISBN-10 1604688688
Release 2017-04-18
Pages 128
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Quiltmaker Laurie Simpson and rug hooker Polly Minick share a collection of traditional and scrappy quilts and primitive and patriotic floor coverings, all in blue and white.

Away from Home

Away from Home Author Nancy Rink
ISBN-10 1611690420
Release 2012-05-01
Pages 104
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Nancy Rink drew inspiration for this book from the diaries and letters of Lowell, Massachusetts, Mill Girls and the history of the textile factories where they worked. Includes the featured sampler quilt, and eight more original quilts and projects.

Scrap Explosion Quilts

Scrap Explosion Quilts Author Fons & Porter
ISBN-10 1464708711
Release 2014-03-01
Pages 144
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From the editors of Fons and Porter's Love of Quilting magazine, Scrap Explosion presents 25 stash-buster quilts to fire up the creativity of scrap lovers! Each project is perfect for using scraps, fat quarters, jelly roll strips, and other precuts in an

Jelly Roll Quilts in a Weekend

Jelly Roll Quilts in a Weekend Author Pam Lintott
ISBN-10 9781446375044
Release 2017-05-09
Pages 128
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Jelly roll experts Pam and Nicky Lintott have designed a brand new collection of stunning quilt patterns that come together in super-fast time. This jelly roll quilt collection includes 15 contemporary quilt designs that are quick and easy enough to piece in a weekend.

New York Beauties Flying Geese

New York Beauties   Flying Geese Author Carl Hentsch
ISBN-10 9781617451775
Release 2017-04-01
Pages 96
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Become a skilled foundation piecer with New York Beauty blocks and arcs of Flying Geese that amaze! Stitch your way through 31 architectural block patterns, ideal for advanced beginners and intermediate quilters. Practice this straightforward approach to curved piecing, foundation piecing, and simple machine applique on 10 full-size quilts and 27 pillow projects. Lively color combinations provide movement and drama, with fabric selections from Tula Pink, in collaboration with Carl Hentsch.

Modern Indian Summer Quilt Pattern Finished Quilt 73 X 73 Feature Your Favorite Fabrics with the New Album Block

Modern Indian Summer Quilt Pattern  Finished Quilt  73  X 73    Feature Your Favorite Fabrics with the New Album Block Author Sherri McConnell
ISBN-10 1617452092
Release 2015-10-07
Pages 12
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Bask in the colorful glow of endless summer! Sew a fresh twist on the traditional New Album block, showcasing treasured fabrics in a dramatic on-point setting. Learn everything you need to know to complete your quilt, adding sashing, cornerstones, and borders for a modern finish. As a bonus, the best-selling author of A Quilting Life and Fresh Family Traditions teaches you a new way to pair prints, with mini lessons on color, contrast, and scale.

19th Century Patchwork Divas Treasury of Quilts

19th Century Patchwork Divas  Treasury of Quilts Author Betsy Chutchian
ISBN-10 9781604687965
Release 2016-11-01
Pages 112
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Meet a creative group of quilters who love antique quilts as much as you do. Let the Divas teach you how to stitch intricate 19th-century inspired quilts. You'll love piecing the elegant quilt blocks yourself or with friends in an ongoing block exchange. Each classic block is presented in four strikingly different quilts that will inspire hours of pleasurable stitching with your favorite reproduction fabrics. Enjoy the love of yesteryear's quilts and true friendship exquisitely stitched together!

Simple Friendships

Simple Friendships Author Kim Diehl
ISBN-10 9781604687361
Release 2017-02-01
Pages 128
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It's hard to imagine authors Kim Diehl and Jo Morton could get any better--until they joined forces to share their signature looks. Enjoy stitching this creative blend of 14 spectacular quilts, all created from classic blocks. Discover fun ways to exchange blocks with friends or make a scrappy mix yourself Enjoy a wide variety of small- to medium-sized quilts, ranging from a table topper to wall hangings and lap quilts Ideal for quilters who love scrappy patchwork style and classic applique

Blue Ribbon Vegetable Gardening

Blue Ribbon Vegetable Gardening Author Jodi Torpey
ISBN-10 9781612123950
Release 2016-01-09
Pages 224
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Win the blue ribbon every time! Master Gardener Jodi Torpey offers all the information you need to grow champion vegetables — beans, beets, cabbages, cucumbers, eggplants, onions, peppers, pumpkins, squash, and tomatoes — covering everything from choosing the right varieties and scheduling planting dates to harvesting, preparing, and transporting your produce. She also walks you through every aspect of competitive showing, with useful tips for thinking like a judge. This book will delight you with lively photos of mammoth pumpkins, truly gigantic onions, perfectly pear-shaped eggplants, and the farmers and gardeners who grow them. Filled with the excitement of a county fair, it’s a fun read as well as a solid guide to growing the biggest, tastiest, best-looking vegetables for miles around.