Scrap Basket Quilts Author:Better Homes and Gardens Scrap quilts were originally created out of need--when times were difficult, fabric was scarce or expensive, or people couldn't afford ready-made blankets. The smallest remnants were saved and pieced together to make warm and cozy quilts for everyday use. — Although times have drastically changed, using leftover fabrics to patch together such sh... more »apes as stars, squares, rectangles, and triangles continues to be a poplular pastime.
The scrap quilts on the following pages are easy to make for beginners and avid quilters. Start by making one of the small quilts in the first chapter, then try one of the larger designs. Use the color schemes shown or your own stash of saved fabrics as a starting poin to create quilts that reflect your personal preferences.
We hope that this booklet will inspire your creativity, offering great satisfaction as you enjoy many pleasant hours of piecing quilts.« less