101 Patchwork Patterns
by Ruby Short McKim
This extensive collection includes illustrations and instructions. Various designs include flowers, rainbows, Irish chains, fish, birds, leaves and more.
24-Hour Baby Quilts
by Linda Causee
Well-known quilter Linda Causee introduces these 20 beautifully crafted quilts, which use a variety of techniques, including strip piecing, foundation piecing and easy fusible appliqué. With detailed step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow diagrams, even a novice quilter will be able to finish these projects in a day or less.
by Susan White Sullivan
Each of these 14 quilts features rotary cutting and quick piecing techniques along with easy-to-follow instructions and full-color diagrams. The quilt patterns include Double Nine Patch, Butterfly at the Crossroad, Patriotic Gem, Four-Patch, Ohio Chain, Old Maid's Puzzle, Friendship Album, Burgoyne Surrounded, Crown of Thorns, Chinese Coins, Roman Stripe and two baby quilts.
Country Comforts: Quilts for Casual Living
by Cheryl Wall
Each warm and welcoming project in this book invites quilters to let go of the "rules" and find joy in the simple act of quilting. Featuring 12 projects -- including lap quilts, bed quilts, wall hangings and table toppers -- this collection has something for quilters of all skill levels.
Fast and Fun Stenciled Quilts
by Vicki Garnas
These 10 whimsical quilt plans show beginners and experts alike how to use freezer-paper stencils, craft paints, fabric pens, threads, charms, ribbons and more to add fun details to their creations.
I Care with Quilts: Sewing to Make a Difference
by Debbie Mumm
This book focuses on quilts that communicate a message of caring through their design. Whether it's to support a charity that's near and dear, an ailing loved one, or a friend who needs a little extra TLC, the 25 projects in this book tell a story of love. The book includes suggestions of nonprofit foundations that distribute donated quilts to specific causes.
Origami Quilts: 20 Folded Fabric Projects
by Louise Mabbs
Create 20 beautiful quilts, wall hangings and pillows! This collection of unique projects introduces a range of simple fabric-folding methods that are quick and easy. Step-by-step instructions and up-close photos make construction simple.
The Art of Landscape Quilting
by Nancy Luedtke Zieman
Thirty-three percent of quilters say landscape is their favorite quilt design, according to a "Quilting in America" survey. This collection covers all aspects of designing and quilting landscape quilts.
The Art of the Handmade Quilt
by Nancy Brenan Daniel
Sewing machines are faster, but more and more quilters are discovering that working by hand provides even more pleasure and superior results. Here world-renowned quilter Nancy Brenan Daniel has created an inspiring guide with ideas for 18 varied and beautiful hand-sewn quilts. Her detailed instructions cover it all, from making the blocks and stitching them together to adding borders and binding.