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Beginning Quilting Resources

  • Learn the art of quilting and patchwork

Beginners rejoice—getting started with quilting has never been easier! This project-based introductory guide will give you everything you need to know to explore and enjoy this popular art form. Dive in and sew six cute and useful projects from a simple patchwork pillow to a mug rug, table runner, baby quilt, throw, and finally, a beautiful sampler quilt. Step-by-step instructions, essential skills how-to, and the full scoop on must-have tools and supplies will set you up for quilting and patchwork success. While this book is ideal for beginners, the adorable designs are still perfect and enjoyable for all quilting enthusiasts!

Quilting beginners delve into 6 versatile projects with step-by-step instructions
Includes comprehensive information on tools needed plus tips and tricks
Part of our “Jump into” series—you’ve bought your sewing machine, now make the most of it!

    Sarah Ashford ––  Learn the art of quilting and patchwork Beginners rejoice—getting started with quilting has never been easier! This project-based introductory guide will give you everything you need to know to explore and enjoy...

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  • With a few yards of fabric and this beginner-friendly guide, you’ll learn to piece the simplest blocks and complete your first quilt! Established teacher Jo Avery guides you through twelve projects to whet your appetite for quiltmaking and take it a step further. Move from basic pieced strips, squares, and triangles to intermediate projects with major style. Learn expert tips for foundation paper piecing, appliqué, and even curves. Before long, you’ll have the confidence and expertise to tackle virtually any quilt pattern.

    Jo Avery –– Build your quilting skills from the ground up. With a few yards of fabric and this beginner-friendly guide, you’ll learn to piece the simplest blocks and complete your first quilt! Established teacher Jo Avery guides you...

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    Traditional quilt blocks are made up of common elements such as Flying Geese, Square-in-Squares, and Quarter-Square Triangles. Each of the elements can be constructed in a variety of ways—choose the ones that are easiest and most efficient! In this one book, you will find each method carefully broken down, explained, and illustrated, along with comprehensive sizing information. It’s the ultimate no-math, no-stress reference for all common quilt block elements!

    Catherine Dreiss –– Build your blocks with confidence Traditional quilt blocks are made up of common elements such as Flying Geese, Square-in-Squares, and Quarter-Square Triangles. Each of the elements can be constructed in a variety...

    $9.95 $6.97
  • Always choose the right thread! This amazing reference guide features a handy thread use key (organized by thread manufacturer) that shows the most common uses for each and every thread, helping you determine which one is right for your project. Plus, get the inside scoop on thread types and fibers, thread weight, choosing the correct sewing machine needle, and how thread is made.

    Becky Goldsmith –– The best thread guide you’ll ever own Always choose the right thread! This amazing reference guide features a handy thread use key (organized by thread manufacturer) that shows the most common uses for the wide...

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  • Quilting Row by Row

    Jeanette White & Erin Hamilton ––Grow your skills, row by row!Dresden plates, pinwheel blocks, and flying geese... piece like a pro with The Piper's Girls! Starting with the simplest patchwork squares and working your way up to more...

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  • The T-Shirt Quilt Book

    Carla Hegeman Crim and Lindsay Conner ––Next stop, memory lane!Turn treasured tees into something brand new—a T-shirt quilt! Capture the memories of a special time, starting with a quick pillow project or a baby quilt made from onesies,...

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  • Make Precut Quilts: 10 Dazzling Projects to Sew

    Precut projects from favorite designersQuilting with precuts is easy, fast, and fun! Feature your favorite fabric collection in these 10 precut-friendly designs using charm packs, layers cakes, and jelly roll strips. The versatile patterns from top...

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    Make Your First Quilt with Alex Anderson

    Alex Anderson ––All you need to know about quiltmaking, from picking fabrics to the last stitchYour first quilt is just around the corner! Learn the ropes from best-selling author Alex Anderson, who has taught hundreds of thousands of people...

    $14.95 $10.47
  • All Things Quilting with Alex Anderson: From First Step to Last Stitch

    Alex Anderson ––    From first step to last stitch, learn to quilt the Alex Anderson way!With more than one million books sold, the author who taught the world to quilt is back again! Internet and television personality Alex...

    $29.95
  • Quilt As-You-Go Made Modern - Fresh Techniques for Busy Quilters by Jera Brandvig
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    Jera Brandvig –– Fun and done! Quilting is easier than ever with this popular method Do you believe rules were meant to be broken? If so, this improvisational quilt-as-you-go technique is for you. Instead of dealing with precise paper...

    $21.95
  • First Steps to Free-Motion Quilting: 24 Projects for Fearless Stitching by Christina Cameli #FirstStepstoFreeMotionQuilting

    Christina Cameli –– Baby steps to awesome quilting • Just start stitching! Practice free-motion quilting with 24 easy-to-achieve projects • You’ll make simple quilts, embellish kitchen towels and clothes, personalize a...

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    Free-Motion Quilting with Angela Walters: Choose & Use Quilting Designs on Modern Quilts by Angela Walters

    Angela Walters –– Experiment...create...succeed! Popular machine quilter Angela Walters will motivate and inspire you to try something new! Learn how to stitch her fresh continuous-line designs on your longarm or domestic machine. Using...

    $22.95 $16.07
  • Sunday Morning Quilts: 16 Modern Scrap Projects • Sort, Store, and Use Every Last Bit of Your Treasured Fabrics by Amanda Jean Nyberg and Cheryl Arkison

    Amanda Jean Nyberg and Cheryl Arkison –– Celebrate great fabric by using every scrap Are scrap piles wreaking havoc in your sewing space? Not sure what to do with all those tiny bits of gorgeous prints you hate to part with? Modern quilters...

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  • The Practical Guide to Patchwork

    Elizabeth Hartman –– Quilting Basics with Modern Flair • 12 quilt projects for beginners, confident beginners, and intermediates• Explore different options for each project-make it with just two colors or scrappy, make it vintage...

    $24.95