Fun with Fat Quarters

Author: Wendy Gardiner

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781782211464

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 8510

Containing 15 fresh, fun fat-quarter projects, from doorstops and drawstring bags to tablemats, aprons and cushions, this book is ideal for sewers of all abilities. It starts with a comprehensive techniques section, guiding you through a variety of useful techniques, from inserting a zip and sewing buttonholes to creating patchwork. The techniques are fully explained and are combined with easy-to-follow step-by-step photography. The book then leads on to the projects; each contains inspiring photography, instructive hand-drawn illustrations and heaps of handy hints and tips. Each project is made from fat quarter fabric, but there is no reason why you can't cut your own or use up some of your cherished left-over stash fabrics instead.

50 Fat Quarter Makes

50 Sewing Projects Made Using Fat Quarters

Author: Ame Verso

Publisher: David & Charles

ISBN: 9781446305911

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 560

This unique collection begins with single fat quarter patterns for everyday items, such as pincushions and purses, that can be completed in less than a day. You can then move on to more complex projects requiring a small handful of fat quarters, and if you are feeling ambitious, why not savour the stunning projects that use up to ten fat quarters? They will bust your much-loved fabric stash and give you family heirlooms to treasure, including beautiful quilts, striking pillows and a delightful reversible table runner that will take you from winter through to summer.

Fat Quarter Bags

Author: Stephanie Prescott

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781464707599

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

View: 3172

Make roomy totes, a fun way to play with color and pattern.

Sew the Perfect Gift

25 Handmade Projects from Top Designers

Author: That Patchwork Place

Publisher: Martingale

ISBN: 1604686553

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

View: 2959

Quilters and sewists alike will enjoy this fabulous--and amazingly varied--collection of stitched and quilted projects. Brimming with design talent, the book features work by Kim Brackett, Linda Lum DeBono, Kim Diehl, Cynthia Tomaszewski, and many more. Stitch striking table runners, pillows, and quilts, plus stylish bags, practical totes, funky bracelets, a pincushion, upcycled projects including a cup cozy and scarf, and many other unique accessories Sew, quilt, applique, and embroider gifts for the holidays and other special occasions Choose from eye-catching designs that range from traditional to modern

Fat-Quarter Quickies

Author: Kathy Brown

Publisher: Martingale

ISBN: 1604682280

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 48

View: 4855

Following up her previous popular titles, Kathy Brown presents an irresistible collection of quick and easy quilts. Learn to efficiently cut fat quarters into smaller units--with or without Kathy's clever Fat Quarter Cutter ruler--for any quilt pattern that features precut strips and squares. Select from 11 all-new projects for fat quarters or common precuts: 21⁄2" strips, 5" strips, 5" squares, and more Discover appealing patchwork patterns that demonstrate the versatility of fat quarters Get a terrific value on simple yet striking projects ranging from table runners to a few bed-sized quilts


12 Patterns for Fat-Quarter Quilts

Author: Doug Leko

Publisher: Martingale

ISBN: 1604689226

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 80

View: 1541

Fat-quarter fanatics, you've found the perfect book for your fabric! Make beautiful lap- and bed-sized quilts with fat quarters-those fun little cuts of fabric that are just right for sewing super-scrappy quilts. Gather as few as eight or as many as 30 fat quarters and let the creativity begin! Designer Doug Leko has so much sewing fun in store for you; he's made each quilt in two different colorways, and the results are spectacular. So whether you love dark, subdued hues or you prefer light and bright quilts, you'll find the inspiration to make these quilts your way.

Quilting with Fat Quarters

17 New Patterns from the Staff at That Patchwork Place®

Author: That Patchwork Place

Publisher: Martingale

ISBN: 160468187X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 6697

Inspired by fat quarters--those irresistible little bundles of color--the quilting experts at That Patchwork Place® have created 17 enticing new quilt patterns. Showcase everything from batiks to Japanese taupes, reproduction prints, and modern prints and solids Count on expert instructions and clear, step-by-step illustrations Get helpful tips throughout this follow-up to the best-selling books A Baker's Dozen and Jelly Babies

Make 1-Hour Gifts

16 Cheerful Projects to Sew

Author: C&T Publishing

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

ISBN: 1617454095

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 52

View: 5544

Love to sew but never have enough time? Pick up this value-packed book of 16 fast, fun projects from some of your favorite designers: Abbey Lane Quilts, Alexia Marcelle Abegg, Bari J. Ackerman, Lindsay Conner, Sue Kim, Virginia Lindsay, Trish Preston, Sweetwater, Sara Trail, Kasja Wikman, and Annabel Wrigley. All the projects can be completed in 60-minutes or less—and there’s a special section of 30-minute projects, too! Great for gift-giving or to beautify your own life and home—choose from a variety of patterns, including coasters, aprons, bibs, bags, accessories, and more.

Quilting with Precuts

31 Fun & Easy Projects from Fat Quarters, Fat Eighths, Strips & Squares

Author: Better Homes & Gardens

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9781118451090

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

View: 5750

31 fun and easy projects from fat quarters, fat eighths, strips, and squares Precuts are specialty quilting fabrics that have been cut to specific dimensions, saving quilters a lot of time — and money — on their projects by allowing them to sample the entirety of a designer's new line without buying yardage of each print. With some fabric collections containing up to 20 or more prints, buying precuts can represent a significant savings. In Quilting with Precuts, you'll find 31 favorite quilting patterns hand-selected by the editors of American Patchwork & Quilting. Concise, step-by-step instructions for the projects include easy assembly instructions, schematic illustrations showing quilt layouts, and the full-size patterns preferred by quilters. A comprehensive guide to quilting basics helps beginners get started Beautiful full-color photos of every project offer ideas and inspiration for all ages and tastes Every quilt is quilter-tested, ensuring accurate results every time If you're an intermediate to advanced quilter looking for quick and easy patterns using precut fabrics, or a beginning quilter looking for a challenge, Quilting with Precuts is your go-to guide for making one-of-a-kind quilts with precuts.

Fat Quarters

Small Fabrics, More Than 50 Big Ideas

Author: Amanda Carestio,Lark Crafts

Publisher: Lark Books (NC)

ISBN: 9781454708797

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 180

View: 2854

What's a fat quarter? An 18 x 22 inch bit of fabric that often languishes in a stitcher's stash. With this creative collection, crafters can transform that material into a variety of wonderful things. Use one fat quarter for a bowl cover. Take two coordinating quarters and make a patchwork frame. From bags and blankets to quilts and curtains, you'll be amazed how far they go!

75 Fun Fat-Quarter Quilts

13 Quilts + 62 Innovative Variations

Author: N.A

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

ISBN: 1617451517

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 7467

Does your fat-quarter collection require its own zip code? Put those treasured bundles to good use with 13 fast, fun, and versatile fat-quarter quilts! Want quilts in multiple sizes and variations? You’ll find a total of 75 possibilities! Play with scale, layout, colorways, and block design to make each project your own. Popular and up-and-coming designers share ideas to excite quilters of every style and skill level. This must-have collection will help you slash your stash today, keeping you inspired for years to come.

Perfect Quilts for Precut Fabrics

64 Patterns for Fat Quarters, Charm Squares, Jelly Rolls, and Layer Cakes

Author: That Patchwork Place

Publisher: Martingale

ISBN: 1604684143

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 3775

Just like those colorful fabric bundles no quilter can resist, here's an array of tantalizing quilts all bundled into one must-have book. Find exciting quilt patterns by Cassie Barden, Audrie Bidwell, Kim Brackett, Mary J. Burns, Lesley Chaisson, Jodi Crowell, Sara Diepersloot, Susan Teegarden Dissmore, Victoria L. Eapen, Amy Ellis, Mary Etherington and Connie Tesene, Krista Fleckenstein, Cornelia Gauger, Regina Girard, Mary Green, Barbara Groves and Mary Jacobson, Jeanne Large and Shelley Wicks, Nancy J. Martin, Terry Martin, Carrie Nelson, Susan Pfau, Claudia Plett and Le Ann Weaver, Rebecca Silbaugh, Adrienne Smitke, Karen Costello Soltys, and the staff at That Patchwork Place®. Make the most of fat quarters, fat eighths, 5" and 10" squares, and 2 1/2" strips Suit your style with 64 different projects, brilliantly organized by the cut of fabric Enjoy specially selected designs that are ideal for precut fabrics or for cutting your stash down to size

Fat Quarter: Home

Author: Juliet Bawden,Amanda Russell

Publisher: GMC Publications

ISBN: 9781784943851


Page: 144

View: 6925

Part of a fantastic new series of stash-busting sewing books aimed at beginner to intermediate crafters, Fat Quarter: Home has 25 quick and easy projects to make, all from fat quarters or fabric scraps. Each project has easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and beautiful accompanying photography, as well as a handy tools and techniques section. This book is ideal for using up leftover remnants of fabric to create a range of decorative and useful items for your home. The projects also make great gifts for friends and family. Projects include: pot holder, tea cosy, storage bucket, lavender bag, apron, drop-in seat, padded coat-hanger, doorstop, coaster, lingerie bag.


Author: Jemima Schlee

Publisher: GMC Publications

ISBN: 9781784943523

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 152

View: 9751

Park of a fantastic new series of stash-busting sewing books aimed at beginner to intermediate crafters, this book has 25 quick and easy projects to make, all from fat quarters or fabric scraps. Each project has easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and beautiful accompanying photography, as well as a comprehensive tools and techniques section. This book is ideal for using up leftover remnants of fabric to make great gifts. Give them to your family and friends, or keep them for yourself! Projects include: child's apron, earphone wallet, credit card holder, jewelry pouch, tissue holder, lined scarf and glasses holder.

Project Teen

Handmade Gifts Your Teen Will Love • 21 Projects to Sew

Author: Melissa Mortenson

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

ISBN: 1607058855

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 4601

Most of us would agree that sewing something that teens will like is, without a doubt, a challenge. In Project Teen, Melissa Mortenson, sewist and mother of three teenagers, shares not only her 21 teen-approved designs, but also invaluable tips and tricks for sewing for this unique (a.k.a. picky) age group. Whether you make a stylish tech cover, a cushy study pillow, or a personalized quilt, your teen will love these handmade gifts as much as you love them.

Oh, Scrap!

Fabulous Quilts That Make the Most of Your Stash

Author: Lissa Alexander

Publisher: Martingale

ISBN: 1604689323

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 2414

Want to be a scrap quilter? Great! Want to think like a scrap quilter? Learn from a master! Lissa Alexander has spent three decades honing her scrap-quilting talents, and in her first solo book, she offers page after page of tips for making dazzling scrap quilts bursting with colors, prints, and textures. Learn Lissa's secrets for deciding which fabric combinations work (and understanding why others don't). Best of all, with a dozen patterns to choose from you'll discover how to (finally!) use your unique stash to make scrap quilts that sing. Includes a preface by renowned quilt historian Barbara Brackman.

12-Pack Quilts

Simple Quilts that Start with 12 Fat Quarters

Author: Barbara Groves,Mary Jacobson

Publisher: Martingale

ISBN: 1604688122

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

View: 4580

A dozen fat quarters: that's all you need to begin a beautiful quilt. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced quilter, you'll love these simple, striking, and speedy quilt patterns. Discover simple piecing and clever color combinations that will make your favorite fabrics shine These crowd-pleasing patterns look great with anyone's fat-quarter collection and finish fast Mix and match your fat quarters for a unique quilt that you'll be proud to call your own--or share with someone special

Sewing with Oilcloth

Author: Kelly McCants

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118591232

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 156

View: 9271

20 fresh patterns to sew a variety of fun and functional projects with oilcloth Sewing with Oilcloth covers sewing with the family of specialty fabrics collectively known as oilcloth. You'll get easy-to-follow instructions, special tips and tricks needed to get the most out of these fabrics, the unique applications of each, and how to treat and care for the finished pieces. From home goods to accessories, from baby gear to outdoor decor, you'll find oilcloth sewing projects that unlock the potential of both traditional choices and new designer prints. You'll follow along helpful, trouble-free instructions to sew oilcloth projects like a simple tablecloth, garden apron, farmer's market tote, baby bib, and so much more. Includes patterns for making 20 fun and functional projects to sew with oilcloth Offers valuable instruction and a clean, appealing design Features beautiful and polished full-color photographs of all projects Whether you're a seasoned stitcher or just starting out in the exciting world of sewing with oilcloth, this one-of-a-kind book gives you everything you need to easily get the most out of this specialty fabric.

The Sewing Machine Accessory Bible

Get the Most Out of Your Machine---From Using Basic Feet to Mastering Specialty Feet

Author: Wendy Gardiner,Lorna Knight

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0312676581

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 3708

Explains which sewing-machine accessories to use when , with the aim of saving time, creating beautiful embellishments, working with difficult-to-handle fabrics and much more. Original.

Smash Your Precut Stash!

13 Quilts Using Your Jelly Rolls, Charm Squares & Fat Quarters with Yardage

Author: Kate Carlson Colleran,Elizabeth Veit Balderrama

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

ISBN: 1617450103

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 2071

Have you ever bought the perfect stack of fat quarters, only to see that same bundle decorating your shelf two years later? Give stashed fabrics new life with 13 quilt patterns to make the most of your precut collection! Kate Carlson Colleran and Elizabeth Veit Balderrama, both of Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs, show you the basics of how to quilt from your stash, with a special focus on color, print, and scale. More than a dozen vibrant and versatile quilt patterns are tailored to precut fabric strips, squares, and fat quarters. Learn how to add additional yardage, mix and match different fabric lines, and design a stunning quilt from fabric you already have on hand.