Celebrated designer Amy Butler brings fresh, modern style to the timeless craft of sewing. In this lavishly illustrated collection of patterns, she presents charming projects ranging from a cosy duvet cover to a smart apron. Beautiful photographs inspire, while illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions make it a cinch for sewers of all skill level - even beginners - to achieve beautiful results.
Quilters Sarah Fielke and Kathy Doughty, owners of popular patchwork shop Material Obsession, share 23 of their distinctive, colourful and contemporary designs. They explain how anyone, even those who don't think they are 'creative' , can confidently choose colours and patterns to create bold, easy-to-make quilts - perfect for today's busy craftspeople, be they novices or experienced quiltmakers.
Each of the pairs of quilts in this gorgeous new book by quilters Kathy Doughty and Sarah Fielke springs from a single idea or shared moment of inspiration. The results - like no- identical twins - are inextricably linked, yet intriguingly different. With their reinterpretation of traditional designs, as well as a characteristic bold use of dazzling colour and patterns, Kathy and Sarah's quilts will appeal to quilters of all levels - from new quilt-makers looking for the next challenge, to experienced quilters, ready to embrace some of the more complex projects.
In Amy Butler's Midwest Modern, this designer extraordinaire takes us into her house and studio to share her fresh aesthetic, which takes the honest, approachable, easy style of the Midwest in an exciting, contemporary direction.
This collection of 20 quilt designs to suit all skill levels are by Kaffe Fassett, Roberta Horton, Mary Mashuta, Liza Prior Lucy, Pauline Smith, Brandon madly, Sally Davis and newcomers Pam Goecke Dinndorf and Kim McLean. The Welsh village of Portmerrion is the magical setting chosen by Kaffe to photograph this collection of quilts.
Anna Maria Horner′s signature style combines the techniques of a seasoned sewer with the vision of an artist. In Seams to Me: 24 New Reasons to Love Sewing, she walks you through the fundamentals, offering practical advice on everything from fabric selection to colour choices to choosing and buying a sewing machine. Simple step–by–step instructions show you how to turn her designs into fanciful creations.
In Kaffe Fassett's Simple Shapes Spectacular Quilts, world-renowned quilter Kaffe Fassett demonstrates how basic geometric forms - squares, rectangles, triangles, diamonds, circles and quarter circles - found in natural and manmade environments inspire his quilt designs.
In this fresh collection, celebrated designer Amy Butler presents a gorgeous array of handbag designs. Inside you'll find twelve basic patterns along with many variations - enough to achieve twenty-six unique looks.