Quiltopedia: The Only Quilting Reference You'll Ever Need

Quiltopedia: The Only Quilting Reference You'll Ever Need
Title: Quiltopedia: The Only Quilting Reference You'll Ever Need
Author:
Laura Jane Taylor
Description:

Quiltopedia is a concise yet comprehensive guide to patchwork and quilting. A range of techniques is covered for both hand and machine stitching which gently guide the novice quilter through to more intermediate and advanced skills. Advice is given for fabric and thread choices, and for choosing and using the right tools and equipment for this craft. 

30 different projects are offered for the reader to try out their quilting together with fabric requirements and clear, step-by-step instructions and diagrams. Useful hints and tips are given to help the newcomer avoid the pitfalls often experienced when setting out to make a quilted project. Full-size templates are given which can be traced or photocopied for use in a variety of the projects. Unique instructions are given which will show readers how to draft some of the most popular patchwork blocks to their own preferred size, rather than work to the dictates of printed templates. This book is aimed at beginners, but with information and projects that will also be of interest to quilters with more experience. It will prove a valuable addition to any quilt maker’s bookshelf. 

• Comprehensive techniques section with practical advice on tools and equipment

• Invaluable instructions for drafting patchwork blocks to your own preferred size and measurements

• Fabric requirements and full step-by-step instructions for

• 30 inspirational projects with full color photos and clear, concise diagrams

• Suggestions for pattern/project variations in color and design.  Full size templates to trace or photocopy


No. of pages: 224
Cover type: Paperback
Trim size: 222mm x 222mm
Colour type: Full colour
Series:
Imprint: Sally Milner Publishing
ISBN: 978 1 84543 535 6
RRP: A$39.99

Contents

Prelims: 5 pp

Introduction: 26 pp

Techniques: 28 pp

Projects: 70 pp

Directory: 42 pp

Gallery: 10 pp

Glossary: 27 pp

Further Reading: 4 pp

Suppliers: 2 pp

Index and Credits: 3 pp

 

Prelims: 5 pp Introduction: 26 pp Techniques: 28 pp Projects: 70 pp Directory: 42 pp Gallery: 10 pp Glossary: 27 pp Further Reading: 4 pp Suppliers: 2 pp Index and Credits: 3 pp
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