Belgian-born Mieke Duyck is definitely a quilter of her time! Mieke draws inspiration from her origins to drive her joy-filled imagination.
Making Happy Quilts, Miekes's first book, is a charming and refreshing collection of her latest original quilts with 18 projects, both small and large.
From Quiltmania with text in both English and French.$64.99
How can you free up storage space, reduce the cost of batting, and save time quilting? It’s eas – just create reversible quilts!
Interested in a challenge now that you have found three good reasons to make two-sided quilts? In Vicki Hodge’s Button Box Quilts, she has created and paired up 20 of her favourite quilt tops to create 10 reversible quilts.
Included with the detailed pattern instructions and photos, Vicki meticulously walks you through her entire creative process leaving no stone unturned. Harmonizing colours, motifs, scale, machine quilting and fabric stashes…Vicki’s innovative teaching approach is a delight for any designer! In order to successfully complete her projects, Vicki provides you with valuable guidelines, hints and, most of all, a great reason to look on the back of your quilts!
From Quiltmania with text in English and French.$64.99
A special group of eight Australian quilters including Di Ford formed the Secret Sewing Sisters to gather and make quilts. In their latest endeavour, the group decided to revisit and restyle some magnificent quilts from Jane Lury’s Labors of Love collection of quilts found in Meanderings of a Quilt Collector. The Secret Sewing Sisters then invited Petra Prins, Michele Beugnon, Anne-Helene Nedelec and Renee Ferre to join them in this fabulous adventure.
The collaboration of all these talented artists resulted in the creation of 12 extraordinary quilts that are presented here. For those enamoured of antique quilts and reproducing them in your own personal style, this book is for you! From Quiltmania with text in English and French.$69.99
After the enormous success of her first book, France’s leading embroiderer of flowers, Cécile Franconie, has returned with an abundance of new projects that will take your breath away! Take a stroll through Cécile’s garden and let her show you how to embroider with your knitting and crochet yarn, perle cotton, beads and all sorts of unlikely materials. Watch how your own creative garden will be taken to new levels!
You will find a wealth of projects that can take anywhere from one afternoon to several months to make. Small cases, sewing twirls, wall hangings, brooches, quilts and bags – the 37 projects are meticulously explained and accompanied by full-size templates and layouts for the embroidery stitches.
From Quiltmania with text in English and French.$69.99
Delve into a world embellished with stripes and resounding with a strong beat to create spectacular quilts with stunning effects in your textile creations.
Pamela Goeke-Dinndorf offers 12 visually stunning quilts, for all levels, that are bold, vibrant and harmonious. She breaks down myths about stripes, showing us their potential for demanding attention, portraying movement, organizing layouts and creating lifelong fans.
From Quiltmania with text in English and French.$59.99
Susan Smith is an original and talented quilter who excels in the art of appliqué. Every one of the 16 quilts in this book is composed of subtle colour palettes and delicate appliqué designs producing quilts that are both simple and refined.
For those who love the charm of the countryside, this book is for you! From Quiltmania with text in English and French and full-size pattern sheets included.$69.99