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50 Quilts from Quiltmaker 50 Quilts from Quiltmaker
Sku #: T4984
$Cdn 28.99 (~USD$22.32)  per book
50 of our favorite quilts!
Quiltmaker magazine has been designing quilts around the popular 100 Blocks series for years. Collected in these pages are 50 of our favorite quilts that showcase just what you can do with one or two spectacular blocks!
The selected quilts highlight or combine various techniques, including applique and foundation-piecing, and provide a range of quilt sizes, from table runners to queen-size bed quilts. The featured blocks are from the 100 Blocks series, which means they’re interchangeable. Swap them for your favorites from the series or use the blocks from the original quilt design.
50 Quilts from Quiltmaker also includes:
- 50 quilts in a variety of sizes
- An overview of basic techniques
- Complete instruction for creating the blocks and the quilt settings
- Quilting suggestions for the finished quilt top
A CD-rom of PDF templates and quilting motifs is included. Pick from your favorite techniques, learn a new one, or combine a few--with 50 quilts to choose from, you’ll have plenty of options for creating the perfect quilt!

501 Quilting Motifs 501 Quilting Motifs
Sku #: CB1268T
$Cdn 21.99 (~USD$16.93)  per book
This collection features 501 quilting motifs selected from more than 26 years of Quiltmaker magazine. What a value! Now quilters of all levels can finish gorgeous, one-of-a-kind quilts. Handy indexes cross-reference each motif by size and style, so finding the perfect one is quick and easy.
**Get clear guidelines for selecting and transferring motifs
**Select from quilting-motif categories such as flowers, feathers, vines and leaves, seasonal and holidays, children and teens, geometric designs, and more
**Make well over a thousand arrangements featuring the motifs
208 pages.

A Bag for All Reasons A Bag for All Reasons
Sku #: W8876
$Cdn 28.99 (~USD$22.32)  per book
Twelve brand new designs in different sizes, plus several accessories and variations, all intended to be both useful and attractive for busy-bag-makers on-the-go. Full size patterns included. Lisa Lam. Pub.Apr-2012;160pp.

A New Spin on Drunkard’s Path A New Spin on Drunkard’s Path
Sku #: 11182CT
$Cdn 26.95 (~USD$20.75)  per book
Shake up the Drunkard’s Path! 12 timeless quilts based on the famous block, using pre-assembled strips, triangles, and 16-patches. Get that complex look that’s easy to piece! Innovative designs from quilting teacher John Kubiniec. 79 pages.

A Paper-Pieced Garden A Paper-Pieced Garden
Sku #: B1170T
$Cdn 27.99 (~USD$21.55)  per book
Discover 27 truly lovely blocks featuring flowers, leaves, and spritely creatures of the garden such as squirrels and robins. You’ll also find seven delightful quilt patterns that showcase these versatile blocks.
* Develop your skills with paper piecing, machine appliqué, and free-motion machine quilting.
* Celebrate nature’s abundance with color-splashed projects for spring, summer, winter, and fall.
* View a fabulous photo gallery brimming with even more ideas for these extraordinary blocks.
By Maaike Bakker and Francoise Maarse. 96 pages.

A Simple Life A Simple Life
Sku #: KCS11194
$Cdn 28.95 (~USD$22.29)  per book
A Simple Life is a peek back into the 1950s through entries made in the little red diary of Hazel Ilene Hyde, a teenager living the simple life of a farm girl during the era of roller rinks and poodle skirts. Her daily trials and adventures inspired author Shelly Pagliai to create 7 projects with retro country flair.
These simple, charming projects will have quilting enthusiasts and vintage lovers alike oohing and aahing in delight!
¦¦ Featured in The Kansas City Star block-of-the-month program.
¦¦ 7 projects combine piecing and applique.
¦¦ Simple, step-by-step instructions— great for applique beginners.

Addicted to Scraps Addicted to Scraps
Sku #: KCS11183
$Cdn 29.95 (~USD$23.06)  per book
Don’t crumble under the weight of your scraps—embrace them with best-selling author, Quiltmaker columnist, and esteemed teacher Bonnie K. Hunter. Piece 12 unique, multicolored scrap quilts in Bonnie’s signature style. Turn leftover strips into usable fabric that’s readily available for projects with the easy-to-use Scrap User’s System. This complete guide to scrap quilting includes full-size templates, 2 paper-piecing patterns, and a full chapter on quilt making basics.
+ Forever change the way you look at scraps!
+ Savor scraps of all shapes and sizes with best-selling author and Quiltville teacher Bonnie K. Hunter.
+ Make fabric strips usable again with Bonnie’s popular best storage tips and practices. 96 pages.

All About Strips All About Strips
Sku #: B1266
$Cdn 26.99 (~USD$20.78)  per book
Colorful Quilts from Strips of Many Sizes.
Explore new possibilities with strips ranging from 1½" to 10½" wide—and be amazed at the design variations that result. Take inspiration from the author’s insights on color, pattern, and scale as you experiment to discover your own unique style.
15 versatile patterns in sizes from throws to king-size quilts.
Each project includes specific tips for fabric selection and placement; choose fabrics with confidence.
Cut strips from your stash or a fat-quarter collection, or use convenient precut 2-1/2in strips.

All Star Quilts All Star Quilts
Sku #: 1087QD
$Cdn 25.95 (~USD$19.98)  per book
The new All Star Quilt by Eleanor Burns is out of this world! Join our bright constellation of celebrities as they assist Eleanor in making four unique stars. Along with their blocks, Marianne Fons, Alex Anderson, Nancy Zieman, and Mark Lipinski are each saluted for their stellar contributions to the quilting galaxy. The prize winning Feathered Star is as easy as a Bear’s Paw, with triangle pieced squares, strip pieced diamonds, and no set in seams.

Allie Aller’s Stained Glass Quilts Reimagined Allie Aller’s Stained Glass Quilts Reimagined
Sku #: 11180CT
$Cdn 31.95 (~USD$24.60)  per book
Quilt the illusion of stained glass. This rich resource of approachable techniques from expert Allie Aller will let you jump right in with 6 stained glass style quilts, from dazzling wallhangings to throws and bedcovers. Full-size pullout pattern included. Outline pieced and appliquéd shapes 3 different ways—using trims, couching, and bias fabric strips. Explore your own ideas for both simple and intricate stained glass designs, and set yourself up for sewing success with tips on organizing your sewing space, using a design wall, and more. 99 pages.

All-in-One Quilter’s Reference Tool All-in-One Quilter’s Reference Tool
Sku #: 11038
$Cdn 19.95 (~USD$15.36)  per book
How big is a twin-size quilt? How many squares can you cut from the amount of fabric you have? What’s the best way to sew a mitered border? How do you make bias binding? The All-in-One Quilter’s Reference Tool gives you fast answers to these and dozens of other quilting questions. Now this indispensable guide has been updated to include more answers, more techniques, more quilt settings, and more blocks than ever before.
• Expanded edition includes 20 additional pages with new quilt blocks, cutting charts, piecing techniques, and more
• 100,000 sold! The go-to guide for quilters all around the world
• From top quilters Alex Anderson, Harriet Hargrave, Sharyn Craig, and Liz Aneloski. Replaces 10382 - All in One Quilters Reference Tool

Amazingly Simple Triangle Stars Amazingly Simple Triangle Stars
Sku #: 11129
$Cdn 25.95 (~USD$19.98)  per book
Turn a single block into eight distinctive quilts—the magic is in the fabric! Best-selling author and well-known teacher Barbara H. Cline takes an easy-to-sew triangle block and then shows countless intricate designs for you to experiment with color and value. Stunning triangle-star quilts are perfect for the adventurous beginner looking to try something new or the intermediate quilter who wants to put her skills to use in a creative way. Design your own quilt top using a provided line drawing that you can color in and then bring to life with creative fabric selection!
1 easy-to-sew block makes 8 stunning projects.
Change the fabric placement for unique designs. Color in a provided line drawing to design your own triangle-star quilts. 80 pages.


Antique to Heirloom Jelly Roll Quilts Antique to Heirloom Jelly Roll Quilts
Sku #: V7941
$Cdn 25.99 (~USD$20.01)  per book
Stunning ways to make modern vintage patchwork quilts. Each quilt design requires just one Jelly Roll to make. Pam & Nicky Lintott. Pub.Aug-2012;128pp

Applique: The Basics & Beyond Applique: The Basics & Beyond
Sku #: L113244
$Cdn 26.95 (~USD$20.75)  per book
Applique: The Basics & Beyond by Janet Pittman

Appli-Quilting Appli-Quilting
Sku #: 11203
$Cdn 31.95 (~USD$24.60)  per book
Multitask like never before with this revolutionary, all-in-one approach to appliqué and quilting! It all starts with your quilt sandwich, as you apply gorgeous appliqué shapes and free-motion quilting in one step. Learn how wash-away sheets, secondary quilting designs, couching, and bobbinwork can take your designs to the next level. Appli-quilting is fast, effective, and versatile—a game changer for owners of both longarm and domestic sewing machines.
Quilt stylish, creative showpieces with raw-edge, fusible, and turned-edge applique.
Embellish with couching, bobbin work, and innovative motifs on your longarm or domestic machine.
64 pages + pattern pullout.

Artful Improv Artful Improv
Sku #: 11172CT
$Cdn 28.95 (~USD$22.29)  per book
Learn to use simple design principles to create unique improvisational quilts. Without using patterns, learn 5 easy piecing techniques by Cindy Grisdela to add to your improvisational toolbox — angled stripes, circles, blocks, curved strips, and inset strips — and watch the art unfold before your eyes. Focus on color combos and negative space to discover your personal style, and then add dazzling texture with freemotion stitching. With finished art quilts as unique as you are, you’ll want to hang one in every room!
+ Embrace your creative spirit! Practice improv quilting using 5 easy blocks, circles, and strip sets.
+ Design with negative space, color recipes, and even irregular edges.
+ Finish quilts with free-motion texture and sleeve-free wall-hanging techniques. 96 pages.

Artful Log Cabin Quilts Artful Log Cabin Quilts
Sku #: 11212
$Cdn 28.95 (~USD$22.29)  per book
Take the first steps to becoming an art quilter with popular teacher and best-selling author Katie Pasquini Masopust. Starting with an inspiration photo or painting, then choose fabrics to create your own artistic log cabin quilts. Learn to navigate visual pathways and composition, applying easy techniques and experimenting with color. Student work is presented, showing that anyone can create an art quilt! Design and make your masterpiece with freeform log cabin blocks using this versatile method.
+ Create unique, abstract art quilts with world-renowned teacher and author Katie Pasquini Masopust
+ Anyone can follow Katie’s simple, straightforward method to create freeform blocks from any image
+ Turn your love of traditional log cabin blocks into an artful experience that you’ll never forget. 80 pages.

Bag It! No-Sew Gift Bags Bag It! No-Sew Gift Bags
Sku #: AQS5730
$Cdn 14.95 (~USD$11.51)  per book
Let handmade, no-sew gift bags dress up every occasion. A little fusible web and a fat quarter or two make your gift so extra special. Enjoy easy-to-follow directions to make small, medium, or large bags. Instructions are also provided for custom-sized bags. Personalize your bag with trims, embellishments, and decorative handles to complete your signature look. Break out some of those stash or novelty fabrics, enhance a party theme with favor bags, or construct gift bags for your favorite holidays and celebrations. A gallery of photographs gives you some great ideas—then create beautiful gift bags of your own. By Teri Henderson Tope. 31 pages.

Barbara Brackman’s Civil War Sampler Barbara Brackman’s Civil War Sampler
Sku #: 10874
$Cdn 31.95 (~USD$24.60)  per book
This book features 50 quilt blocks to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Learn about Civil War women with these quilt block patterns plus period photos and first-person accounts. Barbara Brackman. Pub.Dec-2012;112pp.

Bargello Quilts in Motion Bargello Quilts in Motion
Sku #: CT11024
$Cdn 21.95 (~USD$16.90)  per book
Here’s Bargello like you’ve never seen it before: stunning quilts full of free-form twists, turns, and 3-D effects that look like Op-art paintings. The biggest surprise is how simple these quilts are to make! Designer Ruth Ann Berry shows you how to use easy, straight-line strip piecing to create the illusion of curves in motion. 8 projects with complete instructions plus directions on how to create your own designs. Slice up your stash—novelty fabrics and even ugly fabrics look good when cut up for Bargello piecing. Large-scale quilts look spectacular on a bed or on the wall.

Basic Guide to Rotary Cut Quilts Basic Guide to Rotary Cut Quilts
Sku #: LA4505
$Cdn 13.95 (~USD$10.74)  per book
Learn rotary quilting from the experts--Marianne Fons and Liz Porter! This is the perfect book for the beginner because Marianne and Liz will take you from start to finish with tips on tools and fabric, fabric cutting basics, sewing machine setup, individual block lessons, projects, and actual quilting.
Five projects: Nine Patch Baby Quilt, Hearth & Home Wall Quilt, Sail Away Wall Quilt, Wheels Table Runner, and Row Upon Row Sampler Quilt. Also has individual lessons for 10 patchwork blocks and how to assemble them into a quilt top.
With updated fabric colors and new photography, this edition is a refresh of the longtime best-seller Basic Guide to Rotary Quilts. Leisure Arts LA1865.

Beginner Friendly Quilts The Best of Quilty Beginner Friendly Quilts The Best of Quilty
Sku #: LA6265
$Cdn 18.99 (~USD$14.62)  per book
Beginner-Friendly Quilts compiles the best of Fons & Porter’s Quilty magazine, which is devoted to giving quilting instruction to rookies in little, friendly pieces. Not only are the quilts all for Beginner level, but they are further identified for three stages of beginner skills. There’s a super-simple starter project for everyone! Twelve designs include Anni, Chevron & On, Kid Potential scrap quilt, 5 Easy Pieces baby quilt, Schoolgirl, Checkers, Bell Bottoms, Dream Girl charm quilt, Goose Parade, Blonde Redhead, A Game of Hearts, and Amelia (inspired by an antique airplane block). In addition to basic how-tos, there is a selection of technique articles from Quilty Boot Camp.

Beginner’s Guide to Free-Motion Quilting Beginner’s Guide to Free-Motion Quilting
Sku #: 10861
$Cdn 27.95 (~USD$21.52)  per book
More than 50 quilting designs to create modern quilts with classic style! Natalia’s instructions are illustrated with detailed photos that make it much easier to get beautiful results on your home sewing machine. Natalia Bonner. Pub.Sep-2012;176pp

Best of Fons & Porter: Baby & Kids Quilts Best of Fons & Porter: Baby & Kids Quilts
Sku #: LA5561
$Cdn 26.95 (~USD$20.75)  per book
This collection of more than 30 quilt features projects for toddlers to teens, in every skill level. Includes assembly diagrams, step-by-step instructions, and materials list. Pub.Mar- 2012;176pp

Best of Fons & Porter: Batik Quilts Best of Fons & Porter: Batik Quilts
Sku #: LA6051
$Cdn 27.99 (~USD$21.55)  per book
Create paradise with quilts in exotic fabrics! For this book, the editors of Fons and Porter s Love of Quilting magazine have collected their most popular batik quilt patterns for all skill levels. Whether you want to make a small quilt, a bed-size one, or something in between, you’re sure to find plenty to love. There is also an article about how batik fabrics are made. 24 Designs: Under the Sea; Split Rail Fence; Imperial Diamonds; Circles, Circles; Batik Magic; Prairie Skies; Blue Bayou; Crossed Kayaks; September Leaves; Woven Wonder; On the Dark Side; Tucson Sunset; Triangle Surprise; Tranquility; Horse Play; Charming Diamonds; Sailing; Sunflowers; Night Blooms; Gold Rush; Baby Blue Mini; Candy Flowers; Graceful Ladies; and Double Wedding Ring.

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