Designs in Patchwork: 30 Bright New Quilts for Machine Piecing
Designs in Patchwork 30 Bright New Quilts for Machine Piecing Author:Diann Logan Something old! Something new! It's fresh and vibrant patchwork from Diann Logan, one of America's outstanding quilt designers. Designs in Patchwork will awaken your quilting talents with 30 one-of-a-kind patchwork splendors. And Diann's friendly but no-nonsense style will take the guesswork out of machine-pieced quiltmaking with easy-to-follow, ... more »step-by-step, fully illustrated instructions.
Each original quilt design includes the following:
-- Full-color photograph of the finished quilt
-- Get-organized chart listing complete fabric yardage and template requirements
-- Skill-level suggestions
-- Finished quilt size
-- Full-color whole quilt diagram
-- Full-color block sectional diagrams
-- Step-by-step assembly diagrams with template numbers
-- Thorough quilting instructions
-- Full-size patterns
Pull up a chair and let Diann's down-home teaching help you mater pivot points, bias strip making, template layouts, and fabric selection and preparation. Then take a break. Settle back while Diann swings open her idea cupboard. She'll tell you what's behind each of these magnificent quilts. It's all in Designs in Patchwork -- the charts, the diagrams, the inspiration -- to send you on your way to making your own designs in patchwork!« less
Something old! Something New! It's fresh and vibrant patchwork from Diann Logann, one of America's outstanding quilt designers. This book will awaken your quilting talents with 30 one of a kind patchwork splendors.
I found this book to be packed full with color pictures of completed quilts and full size patterns. Diann Logan has a real gift for design and offers fresh new ideas for pieced quilts. This book designed for machine piecing is not only very useful but so beautiful you will want to leave it on your coffee table for all to browse.