Patchwork Luxe

Quilts from Neckties, Kimonos & Sari Silks

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Imprint C&T Publishing
Dimensions 8.5" x 11.0"
ISBN 9781644034880

Julia McLeod––

Master the art of quilting with cherished silk fabrics!

Learn techniques to tame silk’s challenging qualities and create gorgeous silk quilts! From working with reclaiming materials like ties, scarves, and garments to exploring the history of sericulture and its use in historic quilts, you’ll find the secrets to quilting with silks. Discover key techniques when working with silks, including traditional machine piecing with fusible interfacing, improv piecing, fabric foundation piecing, fussy cutting, appliqué, finishing, and more! From sarees to kimono, you’ll explore ways to combine various silks in one project. Put newfound skills to work, breathing life into quilt projects that range from bed-sized quilts to home decor items.

  • Perfect for quilters of all skill levels, whether you’re a traditionalist or a modern enthusiast
  • Work your way to zero waste and transform your sentimental attire and textiles into treasured heirlooms with confidence.
  • Find inspiration in the projects and stunning photo gallery included, making this book the perfect guide for crafting memory quilts from your loved one’s clothing.



eISBN: 9781644034897

UPC: 734817115854