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  • Promenade in a Dutch Garden

    Petra Prins' book has now been reprinted. Promenade in a Dutch Garden presents 20 gems inspired by the most beautiful vintage Dutch quilts photographed in the gorgeous setting of the Arnhem museum.

    From Quiltmania with text in both English and French and full-size templates included.

  • Quilt Petite

    In Quilt Petite you will learn how to make mini quilts, cushions, table toppers, doll quilts, place mats, potholders and lots more. The book includes:

    • Detailed instructions on a wide range of techniques such as patchwork, hand and machine quilting, English paper piecing, foundation paper piecing, raw edge appliqué, free motion appliqué and hand embroidery
    • A range of projects are suitable for both beginners who wish to learn new techniques and for advanced quilters who wish to practice more challenging ones

  • Step-by-Step Projects for Self-Sufficiency

    Whether tackling the garden, raising animals, learning more about alternative energy or bettering your storage and preservation, Step-by-Step Projects for Self-Sufficiency is the perfect starting point.

    With its clear plan drawings, precise instructions and detailed photos, this book makes DIY easier than ever and will guide you through how to make over 60 complete projects including:

    • A portable chicken ark
    • Two types of beehive
    • Solar cookers
    • Firewood storage
    • A potato growing box
    • Hoophouses and greenhouses
    • Raised planting beds
    • A rainbarrel
    • A cider press
    • Compost bins and cold frames
    • Drying racks
    • A soil sifter
    • A cabbage slicer for putting up sauerkraut
    • And much more!

  • Transfer Embelish Stitch

    It’s time for some hands-on surface design with your favourite surface – fabric!

    • Learn 4 easy ways to copy images to fabric, then embellish with 6 surface design techniques – cut-out, embroidery, discharge, paint, appliqué and reverse appliqué
    • Sew 16 modern projects for giving and living, with full-size motifs for DIY fabric printing
    • Use the pattern pullout to copy modern graphics in the perfect size for your project
    • Mix it up for one-of-a-kind pieces – the inspirational project gallery shows you how

  • V&A Fashion Gallery Dolls

    A fun activity book for children (and adults) the paper dolls in this book are designed to be cut out and dressed with costumes taken from the V&A's world-famous fashion collections. On the reverse of each lovingly illustrated dress is a line-drawing of it – which you can colour in to make the dress entirely your own.

    Recommended for ages 7+.

  • Wartime Quilts

    This book is a dazzling array of unique and diverse quilts assembled from private collections, museums and historical societies from around the world.

    Many of the quilts represented are pictorial, showing military scenes, but not of the battle itself; sometimes they just depict a domestic scene with the local soldiers present. Each image was chosen to reflect the moods and facets of the relevant century: the wit, the charm, the gallantry, the love of the exotic, and the light-hearted gaiety, before they were swept away by revolution and the tramp of armies.

    The book has over 100 quilts with full page photos and each quilt is accompanied by detailed photos so the ideas can be easily reproduced. Although the book is a serious documentation of the quilts which represent wars over the past 200 years, the colours and designs are quite extraordinary and although they are so old, the patterns are an inspiration for the modern quilter.