Color & Design

  • Adventures in Hexagons

    Emily Breclaw ––Hextra! Hextra! Read all about it!Move beyond one-patch hexagon layouts and turn six-sided shapes into versatile quilt design elements! Sew single, triple, rosette, sprocket, and medallion blocks in a variety of sizes and...

    $29.95
  • Stripe Quilts Made Modern: 12 Bold & Beautiful Projects * Tips & Tricks for Working with Striped Fabrics by Lauren S. Palmer

    Lauren S. Palmer ––Teach an old stripe new tricksGet the look of complex piecing with a savvy shortcut—striped fabric! With 12 versatile quilt patterns using solid stripes, multicolored stripes, and even chevrons, you’ll explore...

    $25.95
  • Artful Log Cabin Quilts

    Katie Pasquini Masopust ––The surefire path to art-quilting successTake the first steps to becoming an art quilter with popular teacher and best-selling author Katie Pasquini Masopust. Starting with an inspiration photo or painting, choose...

    $26.95
  • Fantastic Stash Quilts: 8 Projects 2 Ways Using Yardage or Scraps by Joyce Dean Gieszler

    Joyce Dean Gieszler ––Put your quilter’s stash to work Piece beautiful blocks from your scrap bag or uniformly plan your approach from fabric yardage—with line drawings of each quilt to color in, the choice is yours! Start with 8...

    $21.95
  • True Blue Quilts

    Annette Plog ––Turn something old into something new... with all things blue!The blue-and-white quilt is one of the most desired antiques, and many can still be found in good condition. Learn the history of blue fabrics used during the 19th...

    $24.95
  • Wonderful One-Patch Quilts

    Sara Nephew and Marci Baker ––A new angle on classic quilt designsWhat can you sew with a 60° ruler and a simple, repeated shape? The possibilities are endless! Favorite authors Sara Nephew and Marci Baker are back with 20 beautifully...

    $29.95
  • Sew fifteen inspired designs with strong lines and quilted curves! Laced with retro-inspired circles and bold stripes, these modern quilts leave an unforgettable impression. Piecing circles, half circles, and quarter circles is easier than you think,...

    $25.95
  • Ruth Ann Berry ––Raise the bar with your next Bargello quilt!Achieve Bargello's glorious complexity through straightforward techniques. Bargello master Ruth Ann Berry shares 16 all-new projects, from bed quilts to smaller ones—a...

    $21.95
  • Paula Doyle –– Stack, strip, cut & create! Learn how to make kaleidoscope quilts using large-scale print fabrics! Easy Stack is a quick-cutting, fabric-efficient way to make great kaleidoscope quilts that are rotary cut and machine...

    $26.95
  • Fabulous Facades

    Gloria Loughman ––Memorable spaces, reimagined in fabricYour childhood home, an old family caravan, the incredible skyscraper in your city - these are all wonderful subjects that deserve to be re-created in fabric. Internationally acclaimed,...

    $29.95
  • Follow Melissa’s step-by-step process, from sketch to stitch to finished project, to create a variety of facial features in just the right proportions.

    Melissa Averinos –– Go ahead, make a face! Discover how to create freeform, raw-edge appliqué faces using Melissa Averinos' fun, creative process. Melissa walks you through the process step by step, from a comprehensive lesson on...

    $26.95
  • One-Block Wonders of the World

    Maxine Rosenthal and Linda Bardes ––One fabric, one quilt! Magical kaleidoscopes from pieced hexagonsTransform a single fabric print with marvelous piecing magic! Best-selling author Maxine Rosenthal and Linda Bardes share stunning One Block...

    $24.95
  • Stack and cut triangles, diamonds, flat pyramids, gem shapes, and more to creating stunning quilts with large-scale fabrics.

    Sara Nephew  and Marci Baker –– Serendipitous designs that appear like magic  Show off your large-scale prints and add a WOW factor to your quilts. Take advantage of the surprising designs that appear as you stack and...

    $29.95
  • Have a ball blending cottons with rich wools, lustrous silks, and textural home decor fabrics for quilts that beg to be touched. Weave unconventional textiles together like a pro with the best advice for cutting, sewing, and pressing fabrics of texture and sheen. Craft 14 pieced and appliquéd projects, like table runners, quilts, pincushions, and tote bags. Dimensional

    Lynn Schmitt –– Quilting cottons are just the beginning . . . Have a ball blending cottons with rich wools, lustrous silks, and textural home decor fabrics for quilts that beg to be touched. Mix unconventional textiles together like a pro...

    $29.95
  • Start on the path to art quilting success! For anyone inspired to make art quilts, this visual reference will help you gain the practical tools and inspiration you need to translate your ideas to fabric. Get an intro to surface design (including dyeing and printing on fabric), embellishing quilts, working in a series, and quilting by hand and machine, all from some of the biggest names in quilting arts, with step-by-step photos and illustrations.

    Compiled by Lindsay Conner –– Everything you need to know about art quilting Start on the path to art quilting success! For anyone inspired to make art quilts, this visual reference includes step-by-step photos and illustrations...

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  • From the editors of Love Patchwork & Quilting comes this collection of bright, bold projects that show off the ever-popular Flying Geese block in ways both expected and innovative, resulting in wonderful array of motifs and looks. With designs ranging in size and complexity from a pillow and wallhangings to bed-sized quilts, this project-stuffed book is an easy and affordable way to own stylish patterns from the best-selling modern quilting magazine in the United Kingdom.

    Editors of Love Patchwork & Quilting –– Flying geese like you’ve never seen them before! From the editors of Love Patchwork & Quilting comes this collection of bright, modern, and bold projects that show off the...

    $24.95
  • Color Play, Second Edition: Expanded & Updated • Over 100 New Quilts • Transparency, Luminosity, Depth & More by Joen Wolfrom #ColorPlay

    Joen Wolfrom –– New and improved! The essential guide to the art of color Color. It has the power to set a mood, make a statement, bring a design vividly to life. Now Joen Wolfrom’s classic guide to creating with color has been...

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  • Get inspired with an astounding two hundred and fifty new machine quilting designs from best-selling Doodle Quilting author Cheryl Malkowski. Dozens of free-motion ideas for quilting individual blocks, plus quilting allover patterns, quilting ideas for sashing, and quilting border patterns means you’ll find a new freedom in traveling across the quilt. So change your tune from just getting it done to quilting up some fun!

    Cheryl Malkowski –– Oodles of doodles for quilting! Stuck in a quilting rut? Stop dawdling and start doodling! Get inspired to machine quilt that unfinished top with an astounding two hundred and fifty new designs from best-selling...

    $27.95
  • Sew modern quilts that illuminate your life with the help of ombré fabrics. Easy large-scale piecing shows the entire ombré gradation, while smaller-pieced quilts let colors dance and glow in hundreds of hues, tints, and tones! With a single fabric containing subtle shifts from pale to dark, color feels exciting and new again. Jennifer Sampou shows you how to make the fabric work for you, with six brilliant quilt projects featuring her Sky Collection fabric.

    Jennifer Sampou –– Capture the beauty of ombré fabrics in quilts Sew modern quilts that illuminate your life with the help of ombre fabrics. Easy large-scale piecing shows the entire ombre gradation, while smaller-pieced quilts...

    $21.95
  • With its organic lines, hand appliqué is the perfect medium for artistic expression. Come into the studio with Kathy Doughty as she shares her passion for quilt design, needle-turn appliqué, and fabric selection. Draw inspiration from eight projects with full-size patterns and build your skill set with simple, step-by-step instructions for Broderie Perse, Boro-style appliqué, paper piecing, and hand quilting. Take control of the creative process, experiment with color, and achieve your creative goals!

    Kathy Doughty –– Take a creative leap of faith with designer Kathy Doughty Explore the use of symbols, pattern, colors, and techniques to make textile creations that reflect your perspective. With its organic lines, hand...

    $27.95
  • Pictorial Art Quilt Guidebook: Secrets to Capturing Your Photos in Fabric by Leni Levenson Wiener #PictorialArtQuiltGuidebook

    Leni Levenson Wiener –– Turn photos into fabulous fabric art collages You’ll be surprised how easy it is to transform a photo into gallery-worthy fabric art with Leni Wiener’s simple methods. Leni walks you step by step through...

    $29.95
  • Add playful texture to your projects with free-motion quilting that begs to be touched! Gain the confidence to quilt like an artist with best-selling author Christina Cameli’s tactile approach to quilting. Try your hand at organic and geometric textures, with step-by-step lessons to more than 60 designs and 10 variations! Find yourself invigorated to finish projects on your home sewing machine or longarm, whether you’re a confident beginner or seasoned pro.

    Christina Cameli –– Take your quilting to the next level with these creative textures It’s never been more exciting to add playful texture to your projects with free-motion quilting! Gain the confidence to quilt like an artist...

    $24.95
  • Adding Layers - Color, Design & Imagination: 15 Original Quilt Projects from Kathy Doughty of Material Obsession #addinglayers

    Kathy Doughty –– Take your quilting to a new level with inspiring projects by Kathy Doughty of Material Obsession Quilts in their essence are layers of color, pattern, and imagination all working together to form an effective design. This...

    $24.95
  • Dresden Quilt Workshop

    Susan R. Marth ––Darling, dainty DresdensStep up your piecing with a small-scale version of the cherished Dresden Plate. Fall in love with the classic quilt block all over again as you learn the secret to impeccable mini Dresdens in two sizes...

    $24.95
  • Modern Quilt Magic

    Victoria Findlay Wolfe ––Knock their socks off!Grow your cache of quilter's tricks with 5 awe-inspiring patchwork techniques that are easier than they appear. Learn a new piecing trick in just 15 minutes or less, and watch your skills soar to...

    $27.95
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    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
  • Art Quilt Collage: A Creative Journey in Fabric, Paint & Stitch by Deborah Boschert

    Deborah Boschert ––How to get from "start" to "art"Make treasured art quilts from bits of cloth, stitched motifs, and painted details. Dip your toes into the world of art quilting with mixed-media techniques, practice exercises, checklists,...

    $27.95
  • Essential Color Wheel Companion: Choose Perfect Colors with Confidence by Joen Wolfrom

    Joen Wolfrom ––Selecting perfect color combinations has never been easier! By popular demand, Joen Wolfrom has designed a durable, color-accurate, double-sided, multi-purpose color wheel that is perfectly sized for use in your studio,...

    $14.95
  • Make: Star Quilts: 11 Stellar Projects to Sew

    Timeless star quilts from today’s top designersStar blocks are perennial favorites among quilters, and now you can have the very best at your fingertips. Presenting timeless designs ranging from classic to modern, including scrap-friendly designs...

    $14.95
  • Mixing Quilt Elements: A Modern Look at Color, Style & Design by Kathy Doughty of Material Obsession

    Kathy Doughty of Material Obsession ––Push yourself to new realms of quiltmakingDiscover your boundless potential as a quilter with Kathy Doughty of Material Obsession. Learn to express yourself with creative, adventurous designs, all made...

    $27.95
  • Modern Triangle Quilts: 70 Graphic Triangle Blocks * 11 Bold Samplers by Rebecca Bryan

    Rebecca Bryan ––Great design every time featuring triangles–right, equilateral, and isosceles Ready to take the triangle challenge? Choose from 70 pieced modern triangle blocks and 11 exquisite quilts that wow! Fourth-generation quilter...

    $27.95
  • Amanda Jean Nyberg –– For fans of the wildly popular Sunday Morning QuiltsRescue your fabric scraps—even the smallest pieces—with 16 satisfying quilts and projects. Sew modern quilts for everyday use that will help you get back...

    $26.95
  • Thread Stories: A Visual Guide to Creating Stunning Stitched Portrait Quilts by Jennifer Day

    Jennifer Day ––    A picture is worth a thousand threadsTell captivating stories in fabric and thread! Acclaimed quilting artist Jennifer Day invites you to create realistic portrait quilts with thread painting. Turn your own...

    $29.95
  • Use your yardage to make these 11 stash-busting quilts! These projects have short materials lists and big, bold designs from some of your favorite designers, including Alethea Ballard, Natalia Bonner and Kathleen Whiting, Alissa Haight Carlton, Cherri House, Amanda Murphy, Camille Roskelley, Kim Schaefer, Sweetwater, Amy Walsh, and Angela Walters. The quilts lean toward a modern aesthetic but use traditional techniques like such as chain piecing and symmetry for patchwork that goes together fast!

    Bright and modern quilts that are quick to cut and sewUse your yardage to make these 13 stash-busting quilts! The opposite of scrappy, these projects have short materials lists and big, bold designs from some of your favorite designers, including Alethea...

    $24.95
  • Studio Color Wheel

    Joen Wolfrom –– Color inspiration is everywhere you look • Beautiful color reference poster based on the Ives Color Wheel, the definitive color resource for over 100 years • Visual, at-a-glance companion to our Ultimate 3-in-1...

    $12.95
  • Art Quilt Maps: Capture a Sense of Place with Fiber Collage - A Visual Guide by Valerie S. Goodwin #ArtQuiltMaps

    Valerie S. Goodwin –– Your world, reimagined in visionary quilted maps Transform the places you love—and places you’ve always imagined or wanted to see—into hypnotic art quilts. Award-winning artist Valerie Goodwin shows...

    $27.95
  • Journey to Inspired Art Quilting: More Intuitive Color & Design by Jean Wells

    Jean Wells –– Discover your artistic voice Expand your creative horizons and embrace the process of developing your design skills using your own intuition. Jean provides you with more design guidelines and new exercises to hone your natural...

    $29.95
  • Radiant Landscapes: Transform Tiled Colors & Textures into Dramatic Quilts by Gloria Loughman

    Gloria Loughman –– Light not only catches the eye, it can transform your work into something truly magical. With four inspiring projects to get you started, Gloria shows you how to bring light into your quilts to set a mood. You'll learn how...

    $29.95
  • City Quilts: 12 Dramatic Projects Inspired by Urban Views by Cherri House

    Cherri House –– Discover Endless Design Possibilities in Everything from Parks to Parking Lots! • Create city-inspired quilts by piecing together simple geometric shapes • Beginner-friendly project designs are inspired by modern...

    $29.95
  • Free-Style Quilts: A "No Rules" Approach by Susan Carlson

    Susan Carlson ––Susan Carlson's incredible quilts of underwater landscapes, floral designs, fish, and portraits come to life as she shares her easy, "no rules" fabric collage technique and shows how to create your own beautiful free-style...

    $24.95
  • The Quilter's Practical Guide to Color: Includes 10 Skill-Building Projects by Becky Goldsmith #TheQuiltersPracticalGuidetoColor

    Becky Goldsmith ––    Learn how to make choosing colors fun!Did you know that the biggest struggle for quilters of all types is color selection? Unlock the secrets to winning color combinations from best-selling author Becky...

    $29.95
  • Collage+Cloth=Quilt

    Judi Warren Blaydon –– Use Your Favorite Photos as Inspiration for Stunning Abstract Quilts Use personal photos to create a collage and learn how to select fabrics that work with your composition This technique book for any quilter...

    $13.98
  • Impressionist Appliqué: Exploring Value & Design to Create Artistic Quilts by Grace Errea and Meridith Osterfeld

    Grace Errea and Meridith Osterfeld –– What's the secret to a show-stopping art quilt? Take a tactile adventure as you interpret the world through line, form, texture, color, and most importantly, value. Play with the unexpected and making...

    $29.95
  • Shifting Perspectives by Lorraine Torrence

    Lorraine Torrence –– Find and Develop the Artist Within You • Spectacular, artful quilts are within your reach • Create a group of identical blocks, then trim and join them to create optical excitement • Lorraine does the...

    $24.95
  • Margaret J. Miller –– Learn how a simple block can be a springboard for endless quiltmaking possibilities! Two different rotary-cut blocks, each made of easy triangles and wedge-shaped pieces, can be used alone or in combination to create...

    $34.95
  • Doreen Speckmann –– Doreen Speckmann shares her amusing and adventurous techniques for creating millions of individualized quilt designs by playing with a small number of component parts. She takes readers through the steps she follows to...

    $34.95
  • Ruth B. McDowell –– In this book, Ruth guides the quiltmaker in exploring and developing truly original designs. She presents 17 new quilts based upon the 17 pattern concepts, and she leads the reader through the fun of applying the concepts...

    $34.95
  • Joen Wolfrom –– An exciting journey into the world of design, The Visual Dance is a presentation of nature's design basics to help you build a foundation for your own style. This inspiring book clearly explains the how-tos of design for...

    $34.95
  • Visual Coloring Print-on-Demand Edition

    Joen Wolfrom –– Color Inspiration to Make Every Quilt a Knockout • Develop a keen color sense with Joen’s easy visual coloring technique • Learn to use this foolproof technique to select your quilt’s colors and fabrics...

    $28.95
  • Colorific: Unlock the Secrets of Fabric Selection for Dynamic Quilts by Pam Goecke Dinndorf

    Pam Goecke Dinndorf –– Goodbye, dull quilts! Hello, color confidence! Have you always felt nervous about choosing colors for your quilts? Popular pattern designer Pam Dinndorf helps you step up to color confidence and break out of the drab...

    $16.99
  • Modern Applique Illusions: 12 Quilts Create Perspective & Depth

    Casey York –– Delight the eye with bold minimalist quilts that give the illusion of depth and distance With 12 sophisticated quilts, award-winning designer Casey York teaches you how to combine secrets borrowed from fine arts with easy...

    $16.99
  • Transparency Quilts

    Weeks Ringle and Bill Kerr –– See colors in a new way• Master the illusion of transparency with ten quilt projects, each with instructions for three sizes - wall, lap, and bed• Design experts Ringle and Kerr show you how to select...

    $19.99
  • You Inspire Me to Quilt: Projects from Top Modern Designers Inspired by Everyday Life

    Cheryl Arkison ––    Glimpse into the creative process of popular quilting bloggers as they create quilts from everyday inspirationsYou already admire their work. Now, take an intimate look inside the design process of some of...

    $16.99