True Blue Quilts

Author: Annette Plog
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781617453410
Size: 12.87 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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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 4 X 5 Quilt Block Anthology

Author: Carol Hopkins
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604688184
Size: 18.34 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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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

Indigo Quilts

Author: Kay Triplett
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781617452444
Size: 11.45 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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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.

Pioneer Quilts

Author: Lori Lee Triplett
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781617454660
Size: 12.71 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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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.

Jelly Roll Quilts In A Weekend

Author: Pam Lintott
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781446306574
Size: 13.95 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Do you long to make beautiful quilts but have such a busy life you can never find the time? Imagine creating a quilt – maybe even your first – in just a weekend! This jelly roll quilt pattern collection from bestselling authors Pam and Nicky Lintott includes 15 contemporary quilts, which are easy enough to piece in a weekend.

The Big Book Of Civil War Quilts

Author: Martingale
Publisher:
ISBN: 1604688556
Size: 10.48 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Travel back in time to explore the patchwork style and scrappy flair of history-rich quilts inspired by patterns from the 1800s. Showcase the traditional color combinations of reproduction fabric and popular Civil War era blocks that quilters love in 58 quilts in a range of sizes, from mini-quilts to large bed-sized projects. Use your favorite reproduction fabrics - including scraps and precuts - in patterns ranging from simple to intricate, all created by expert designers

Preserving History

Author: Julie Hendricksen
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604688047
Size: 14.53 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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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