The Essential Sampler Quilt Book by Lynne Edwards. This book offers 40 blocks with full step-by-step instruction and diagrams, perfect for beginners.
The Essential Sampler Quilt Book( A Celebration of 40 Traditional Blocks from the Sampler Quilt Expert ) by Lynne Edwards
The Essential Sampler Quilt Book( A Celebration of 40 Traditional Blocks from the Sampler Quilt Expert ) by Lynne Edwards
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The Essential Sampler Quilt Book( A Celebration of 40 Traditional Blocks from the Sampler Quilt Expert )

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 Discover a beautiful celebration of the sampler quilt from one of the world's best-loved quilters. This book offers 40 blocks with full step-by-step instruction and diagrams, perfect for beginners and those quilters wishing to expand their repertoire. The beautiful photographs of sampler quilts plus Lynne Edwards' friendly teaching style make this a reference work you'll treasure. Techniques include machine- and hand-piecing, traditional patchwork and applique

 
Master a range of patchwork and quilting techniques whilst sewing classic block designs, such as Mariners Compass, Rail Fence, Monkey Wrench, Celtic Knot, Attic Windows, Tumbling Blocks, Drunkards Path, Seminole, Bargello, Maple Leaf, Dresden Plate and Courthouse Steps.
 
Hand and machine techniques
 
Make the quilt blocks using a range of techniques, including hand piecing, machine piecing, applique, strip patchwork, hand stitching, English patchwork, American patchwork and paper piecing. Color illustrations guide you through each step, making even the most complicated techniques easy to follow.
 

 
Using fabrics
 
There are 45 quilt designs included to inspire you as you choose your own fabric patterns and handy tips for choosing the best colors for each block design. Select the best wadding (batting) for your quilt and prepare the fabrics for sewing by washing and ironing them first.
 
 Making your quilt
 
Learn how to finish the blocks with framing and sashing to adjust the size. Discover hand quilting and machine quilting techniques, including quilting in the ditch and free machine quilting. Then join the blocks together to create a gorgeous quilt, adding borders and binding.
 

Bibliographic Information

The Essential Sampler Quilt Book( A Celebration of 40 Traditional Blocks from the Sampler Quilt Expert )

SKU:
U46-68-SamplerQuilt-6137
Location:
u8-8042
Cat No:
SNW372
Product ID:
DEALMAN-U46-68-SamplerQuilt-6137
EAN:
9780715336137
Publisher:
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English

About Author

Lynne Edwards is a trusted, brand within the quilt world, loved for her friendly approach and reliable authority. Her previous books have consistently sold well, and in recognition of her contribution to arts and crafts she was awarded an MBE in December 2007. Lynne teaches regular quilt-making classes all over the world.

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