Judy Martin's Log Cabin Quilt Book would be a great book even if it had nothing other than its 16 beautiful quilt patterns. But there's more, so much more. An entire chapter is devoted to borders, complete withæ17 sumptuous photographed examples and 16 illustrations of borders you can add to your Log Cabin quilt. Another heavily illustrated chapter discusses the many possibilities for settings. Judy shows numerous photographic examples and then goes on to provide 66 illustrations of sets you can use for almost any Log Cabin. A chapter is given over to how to quilt Log Cabins, complete with mouth-watering closeup photographs. Judy provides inspiration and information for quilting your Log Cabin your way. You'll find a conversion chart that enables you to change the width of the logs you use. If Judy used a 1"" finished log and you want to make the quilt with a 1-1/2"" log, you can do it as easily as you can turn a page. Other important sections discuss the importance of light and dark values in your fabric selection for a Log Cabin; how to achieve a perfect seam allowance; how to press seams; why cutting lengthwise strips is so important for Log Cabins; how to cut lengthwise strips; how to keep track of logs of varying lengths; and much, much more. See for yourself why quilters who want to get serious about making beautiful quilts turn to Judy Martin again and again. Judy MartinÍs Log Cabin Quilt Book will inspire you to make great quilts!

Judy Martin's Log Cabin Quilt Book

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    Judy Martin ––

    Judy Martin's Log Cabin Quilt Book features 16 complete and accurate patterns in multiple sizes (34 sizes in all); 400 color diagrams; 100 setting plans; 36 borders; and 100 gorgeous photos. Each pattern has a big color photo of the entire quilt; a closeup photo showing fabric and quilting; fat quarter requirements; patch quantity requirements; quilt size, block size, and log width listed; piecing diagrams, complete with what direction to press the seams and what order to sew the patches; a quilt construction diagram; a rating for ease of cutting, sewing, and planning; a pieced border; and quilting suggestions

    ISBN: 978-0-92958-912-1