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400+ Embroidery Stitches 400+ Embroidery Stitches
Sku #: AQS1274
$Cdn 14.95 (~USD$11.66)  per book
Embroidery embellishment is all the rage in quilting today. Joan Waldman illustrates more than 400 embroidery stitches. 19 basic stitches are combined in over 400 exquisite embroidery designs. Presented in a grid format each stitch is illustrated for both right- and left-handed stitching. Start with easy-to-recognize stitch symbols, follow the instructions for reading at stitch sequence, and you’re on your way to embroidery excellence and variety.

50 Quilts from Quiltmaker 50 Quilts from Quiltmaker
Sku #: T4984
$Cdn 28.99 (~USD$22.61)  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$17.15)  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 Change of Seasons A Change of Seasons
Sku #: B1361T
$Cdn 29.99 (~USD$23.39)  per book
Folk-art style is always in season with this collection of charming projects that will dress up your home all year long. Stitch your way through the year with four collections of projects that display the distinctive colors and rich textures of each season.
•Stitch inspiring designs, including quilts, wall hangings, pillows, framed pictures, banners, and more
•Freshen the look of your home and create seasonable gifts for holidays and special occasions year-round
•Create gorgeous effects with three enjoyable techniques: easy wool appliqué, hand embroidery, and patchwork.111 pages.


A New Spin on Drunkard’s Path A New Spin on Drunkard’s Path
Sku #: 11182CT
$Cdn 26.95 (~USD$21.02)  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 Simple Life A Simple Life
Sku #: KCS11194
$Cdn 28.95 (~USD$22.58)  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$23.36)  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.

Adventures in Hexagons Adventures in Hexagons
Sku #: 11177
$Cdn 31.95 (~USD$24.92)  per book
Move beyond one-patch hexagon layouts and turn six-sided shapes into versatile quilt design elements! Sew single, triple, rosette, sprocket, and medallion blocks in a variety of sizes and pieced combinations for stunning visual effects. Eleven hexagon quilts invite you to master the Y-seam by machine or hand, as you sew astounding quilts that beg the question, "How’d you do that?". Mix it up with Emily Breclaw’s design primer, which gives you the tools to create new hex effects and draft your own stunning hexie quilt.
+ Hexa-yawn to hexagon! Create a repertoire of hexagons as you piece unusual layouts and radial designs that defy tradition.
+ Design your own dynamic hexagon quilt from mix-and-match blocks using English paper piecing or your machine.
+ Make your own templates, buy acrylic templates, use precut papers, or get shapes from Inklingo to print on your fabric. 112 pages

All About Strips All About Strips
Sku #: B1266
$Cdn 26.99 (~USD$21.05)  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$20.24)  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$24.92)  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.

Alphabet Soup Alphabet Soup
Sku #: JBQ171
$Cdn 31.98 (~USD$24.94)  per book
Julie Herman of Jaybird Quilts introduces Alphabet Soup. Build your own personalized projects with letters & numbers cut with the Hex N More & Super Sidekick rulers, all with no Y seams! The book includes full color directions for all letters of the alphabet, numbers 0 to 9, coloring pages, full size templates and eight projects that you can make with the personalized blocks of your choice.
Projects include: Letter & Number Tiles for Banners & Frames, Monogram Pillow, Table Runner, Signs, a Baby Quilt & a Tote Bag. The possibilities of what you can make with Alphabet Soup are endless! 65 pages

Amazingly Simple Triangle Stars Amazingly Simple Triangle Stars
Sku #: 11129
$Cdn 25.95 (~USD$20.24)  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.


American Quilt Treasures American Quilt Treasures
Sku #: B1444T
$Cdn 36.99 (~USD$28.85)  per book
Embark on a dazzling journey through the spectacular colors, rich textures, and treasured traditions of America’s most spectacular quilts. Delve into a one-of-a-kind exploration of 65 glorious quilts hand-selected from the permanent collection of American-made quilts at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum, the largest public collection of quilts in the world. Treat yourself to a personal tour through this collection of rare gems. Each gorgeous quilt is a precious historic heirloom in its own right, highlighted in stunning, color-saturated photos.
You’ll be inspired and moved again and again by the breathtaking beauty, incredible workmanship, and ingenious artistry of America’s quiltmaking tradition. Hardcover. 144 pages.

Animal Parade Animal Parade
Sku #: B1192
$Cdn 28.99 (~USD$22.61)  per book
Adorable baby quilts combine simple piecing with whimsical applique. Use needle-turn or fusible applqiue. Create playful frogs, ducks, monkeys, owls, penquins, and more. Cheri Leffler. Pub.Apr-2014;96pp

Animal Parade 2 Animal Parade 2
Sku #: B1328T
$Cdn 28.99 (~USD$22.61)  per book
Bring your quilts to life with animal appliques that frisk and frolic on backgrounds of vibrant patchwork. Quilters everywhere fell in love with the adorable patterns in Cheri Leffler’s Animal Parade. Now she’s back with even more delightful designs for the young--and young at heart. 10 charming baby quilts combine simple piecing with applique.
Step-by-step instructions for needle-turn and fusible-web applique--full-sized patterns are included.
Create lovable gifts featuring turtles, rabbits, pandas, elephants, raccoons, and more. 79 pages.

Appliqué Mastery Appliqué Mastery
Sku #: DT8605
$Cdn 31.95 (~USD$24.92)  per book
Exploring a wide range of methods, this book takes quilters on a step-by-step journey through the process of designing a competition ready appliqué quilt. The techniques range from very easy to very involved and include the turned edge, satin stitch, blanket stitch, free-motion raw edge, and the bias strip. The book is structured so that it is perfect for a month-by-month project for crafters to follow or to set a personal time frame and work at a desired pace. Included is a gorgeous medallion-style quilt pattern with detailed instructions which will put each new skill immediately to the test. Encouraging experimentation, Philippa Naylor offers appliqué designs that will spawn creativity in all quilters. 128 pages.

Applique: The Basics & Beyond Applique: The Basics & Beyond
Sku #: L113244
$Cdn 26.95 (~USD$21.02)  per book
Applique: The Basics & Beyond by Janet Pittman

Appli-Quilting Appli-Quilting
Sku #: 11203
$Cdn 31.95 (~USD$24.92)  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.

Barbara Brackman’s Civil War Sampler Barbara Brackman’s Civil War Sampler
Sku #: 10874
$Cdn 31.95 (~USD$24.92)  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$17.12)  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.

Beginner’s Guide to Free-Motion Quilting Beginner’s Guide to Free-Motion Quilting
Sku #: 10861
$Cdn 27.95 (~USD$21.80)  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 Ever Iron-On Quilt Labels Best Ever Iron-On Quilt Labels
Sku #: 20393
$Cdn 16.95 (~USD$13.22)  per book
This value-packed book of 125 iron-quilt labels from 9 popular designers gives you so many options for personalizing your quilts or other artistic projects! With labels in multiple sizes for weddings, graduations, travel, Christmas, Halloween, fall, summer, new babies, and more, you’ll find the perfect one for any occasion. Then get creative and stitch or color the labels to match your style or the project—each image will transfer several times.
•Includes labels from some of your favorite illustrators and designers: Debra Gabel, Kim Schaefer, Alethea Ballard, Brian Haggard, and more
•Wide variety of styles, from contemporary to traditional to vintage
• Multiple sizes and multiple occasions! Seasonal labels, holiday labels, labels for children, and more.

Best of Fons & Porter: Favorite Quilts Best of Fons & Porter: Favorite Quilts
Sku #: LA5298
$Cdn 25.95 (~USD$20.24)  per book
This collector's edition presents 23 of Fons and Porter's best personal designs. Includes the Feathered Star, unique Spiderweb baby quilt, Log Cabin, Flying Geese, Civil War era, and other traditional patterns for all skill levels. Pub.Sep-2011; 176pp

Best of Fons & Porter: Fun Quilts for Kids Best of Fons & Porter: Fun Quilts for Kids
Sku #: LA5619
$Cdn 27.95 (~USD$21.80)  per book
This collection of quilts that kids will love compiles 27 of the best quilts from Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting magazine. Features themes on space, cowboys, penguins, charming flowers, fairies, vibrant geometrics, and more. Pub.Jul-2012;144pp

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