Books

  • Piece by Piece

    Mary and Joe Koval, antique dealers and collectors of vintage quilts, offer us in this moving book their story of love for quilts that has endured nearly 40 years.


    A book in two voices, lavishly illustrated with a hundred photos, it is a treasury of inspiration, full of warmth and stories lived!


    From Quiltmania with text in both English and French.

    $80.00
  • Primarily Quilts

    Anyone who loves reproduction fabrics and antique quilts will enjoy this sumptuous book by the highly regarded Australian quilt designer Di Ford. Be inspired by Di's use of colour and fabric to make your very own new quilt that looks old. Features include:

    • Full-sized pattern sheets
    • Clear instructions and diagrams for 16 quilts, including a few of her best known patterns
    • Tips on fabric selection, fussy cutting, broderie perse and appliqué

    From Quiltmania with text in both English and French.

    $69.99
  • Primarily Quilts 2

    Di Ford is back and this time around, she is here to tell you the story of fabrics! Learn how Di chooses and uses fabrics in order to embellish her quilts. Enhance the character and grandeur of your quilts with the help of Di’s 14 new and magnificent quilts!

    Fussy cutting, appliqué, English paper piecing and broderie perse (Persian embroidery), all of Di’s favourite techniques, are also explained in a handy technical chapter.

    From Quiltmania, with text in both English and French.

    $69.99
  • Promenade in a Dutch Castle

    Continue the lovely promenade begun in the garden with 16 Dutch quilts old and new compiled for us by An Moonen and Petra Prins, this time in the beautiful Middachten Castle. The projects are reproductions of vintage quilts and are all explained and photographed in an exceptional setting!

    From Quiltmania with text in both English and French.

    $64.99
  • 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.

    $64.99
  • Quilts for All Seasons

    Betsy Chutchian presents 21 everyday quilts in the colours of the seasons she experiences in her Texas home. She uses a range of small quilts, lap quilts and larger quilts for the bed to bring warmth to her varied collections of baskets, dishes, bowls, folk art and more.

    The book features the fine colour photography showing how the author has used the quilts to decorate her home and of course there are full instructions and excellent line drawings to support creation of each project.

    From Quiltmania with text in English and French.

    $69.99
  • Quilts for Life Made with Love

    Judy Newman presents her quilting story with advice on choosing colours, fabrics and her favourite products.

    The 18 projects, both large and small, feature detailed diagrams and templates. The photography and overall design of the book are stunning as one expects from this publisher. From Quiltmania with text in both English and French.

    Specially created templates are the perfect tool to make the quilts featured in the book:

    $64.99
  • Quilts from the Colonies

    Enjoy Margaret Mew's reproductions of 19th century quilts from the original 13 British colonies in America with a few from Australia's colonial history.

    The 17 projects include diagrams and templates with the styling of the book stunning, as always with Quiltmania. The text is in French and English with a pattern sheet included.

    $69.99
  • Ratsburg Road Quilts

    Every quilt that is made tells a story. Here you will find some of Linda Koenig's quilts and the story told by each. A lovely book with 16 projects, full of warmth, beauty and harmony!

    From Quiltmania with text in both English and French.

    $64.99
  • Red & Green Quilts

    From the 2008 European Patchwork Meeting in Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, France, these 25 gorgeous red and green quilts, from the Poos collection, are presented in this prestigious catalogue.

    Each quilt is documented and detailed instructions are featured for five of them to every appliqué-lover's delight!

    The book features detailed illustrations, step-by-step instructions, assembly tips, hints for perfect finishing, full size pull out templates and beautiful colour photos of the finished projects. From Quiltmania with text in both French and English.

    $49.99
  • Reiko Kato's Mystery Quilt

    Reiko Kaito's Mystery Quilt was published in several issues of Quiltmania magazine in 2013. Now the quilt, featuring Reiko's delightful Billy and Sue characters, is available in a pattern kit which includes all the instructions and full size block patterns for the whole project in one package. This includes:

    • A 24-page booklet with instructions for the blocks and final assembly
    • Full-size block patterns for the six blocks

    From Quiltmania with all text in English.

    $39.99
  • Scrap Valley

    This new book by Yoko Saito is a beautiful traditional homecoming, sumptuously interpreted by one of the most famous Japanese artists. Yoko offers us a return to her roots with traditional projects with a variety of Japanese fabrics.

    It includes 14 projects:

    • 3 bags
    • 1 pillowcase
    • 1 tablecloth
    • 9 quilts

    From Quiltmania with text in both English and French.

    $69.99
  • Seasons at Buttermilk Basin

    Stacy West’s book is filled to the brim with 32 projects that are perfect for beginners and advanced makers alike. Her work captures the essence of Folk Art and Stacy’s creative force touches upon a large array of mediums. The book covers everything from quilts to rug hooking to punch needle and wool appliqué to turn your home into a seasonal cornucopia of cute decorations.

    From Quiltmania with text in English and French and featuring gorgeous photography of the projects, abundant templates and a pull-out pattern sheet. There is a seasonal project for everyone!

    Spring 5 patterns:

    • Tulip and Bunny Pouch-mat
    • Tulip and Bunny Panel
    • April Cotton and Wool Runner
    • Spring Stars Pillow
    • Bunny and Flower hooked Mini Mat

    Summer 6 patterns:

    • Be Mine Pillow Tuck
    • Strawberry Patch Quilt
    • Strawberry Basket Pillow
    • Hooked Primitive Strawberry
    • Live Simply (as shown on cover)
    • Tomato Pincushion Mat

    Autumn 12 patterns:

    • Halloween is Near Quilt
    • Mr Tom Wall Hanging
    • Scarecrow Winston
    • Boo Says the Olde Owl Runner
    • Mr Moon Pillows
    • A Full Moon Table Runner
    • A Full Moon Hooked Rug
    • Halloween Punched Mini Ornies
    • Primitive Turkey Pin Cushion
    • Judith’s Woolen Pumpkins
    • 3 pumpkins Pinkeeps

    Winter 9 patterns:

    • Let it Snow Quilt
    • Joy "ous" Table Topper
    • Winter Holly Mat
    • Patchwork Snowman Heart
    • Snowman Heart Pillow
    • Live each Season Winter
    • Framed Holly Star Quilt
    • Patchwork Snowman with Heart
    • Woolen Hooked Frosty

    $69.99
  • The Little World of Jacqueline Morel

    The 24 patterns for mainly appliqué motifs are simply charming and there are some beautiful children's quilts among this collection. If you are looking for bugs, realistic people, farms, sail boats, flowers ... you will find them all here.

    Features detailed illustrations, step-by-step instructions, full size pull out templates and beautiful colour photos of the finished projects.

    From French publisher Quiltmania with text in both French and English.

    $64.99
  • Treasures from the Barn

    Treasures from the Barn is the culmination of our friend Linda Collins' life, as a quilter, a collector and a designer.

    In this amazing book, you will discover some of the favourites in her collection – 18 lovely antique quilts to reproduce and admire. From Quiltmania with text in both English and French.

    $64.99
    $19.99