Cat Quilts and Crafts Author:LaVera Langeman Cat lovers who love to sew will love this book! Choose from any of the thirty-seven different feline templates (11 kittens and 26 cats) to create original designs for decorating and gifts. Crafting categories include Decorating Accessories, Kitchen Kitties, Purr-fect Holidays, and Catty Clothing. Chapters on sewing and basic quilting technique... more »s will help you avoid any catastrophes. Projects can be done both by hand and machine and are designed for craftspeople of all levels of expertise.
The full-size, ready-to-use templates are realistic in their depiction of cats, rather than cartoon-like. They can even be customized to resemble your own pet, from Abyssinian to Siamese. Pillows, curtains, place mats, tablecloths, a Christmas tree skirt and stocking, T-Shirts, and a child's dress are just a few of the items you can quilt or applique. Ideas for additional projects at the end of each chapter will give you paws for reflection.
LaVera Langeman has captured the character of cats in a variety of natural poses. Her experience has a clothing designer for Jordache and Bonjour is evident in the easy-to-follow instructions and professional results. The best doggone cat craft book available!« less