The Quilter's Album of Blocks and Borders : More than 750 Geometric Designs Illustrated and Categorized for Easy Identification and Drafting

The Quilter's Album of Blocks and Borders :

The Quilter's Album of Blocks & Borders is the most comprehensive, most usable collection of patchwork designs ever assembled. Each of the over 750 geometric designs, illustrated and categorized for easy identification and drafting, is drawn in clear, artistic detail, and there are scores of tips for innovative uses of fabric, many of which are graphically demonstrated. In this book, patterns are not only indexed by their various names but also organized according to their type of design. The categorization, such as fourpatch or seven-patch or hexagonal, is the revolutionary system that Mrs. Beyer set out in her first and instantly popular book, Patchwork Patterns. In this companion volume, she has compiled and categorized more than 1,000 quilt names. And she has included a handy seethrough plastic insert printed with a grid of each of the eight categories. By laying this grid sheet over the drawing of a block, you can easily match block to grid and thus see how to draft it. With this book Jinny Beyer becomes the first author to pay more than glancing attention to border designs; there are 145 included here. She also reveals the secrets of her own innovative and subtle use of fabrics, the hallmark of her prize-winning work. Her clear explanations and ingenious illustrations can t...

  • Brand: Brand: Howell Press Inc.
  • ASIN: 0914440926

The Quilter's Album of Patchwork Patterns: 4050 Pieced Blocks for Quilters

The Quilter's Album of Patchwork Patterns: 4050 Pieced

Providing quilters, researchers, and design enthusiasts with a comprehensive tool for finding, identifying, and drafting more than 4,000 unique patterns, this encyclopedia of quilt block designs presents a method of categorizing designs that eliminates duplication and allows quilters to understand exactly how each one is constructed. Each design is analyzed in terms of the grid on which it is drawn, making it easy recreate the pattern in any size or color scheme desired. Each block is thoroughly researched and listed according the original name and date of publication. Double names and duplicates are cross-referenced for easy use. Packed with information and inspiration, this also contains photographs of full quilts, as well as a detailed bibliography and indexes.

  • ASIN: 1933308087

Artful Album Quilts: Applique Inspirations from Traditional Blocks

Artful Album Quilts: Applique Inspirations from Traditional

Created by the Past, Perfected for the Present Discover more extraordinary tricks for flawless appliqué in this sequel to Artful Appliqué! Celebrated quilt artist Jane Townswick has designed 16 fanciful blocks, each inspired by a classic pattern from the 19th century. Reach new creative heights with her fresh approach to hand appliqué. · Three spectacular album quilts showcase 16 blocks that blend today's colors and fabrics with the nostalgic style of antique designs · Find out how to take a few quick measurements from a photo of an antique block and use them to draft your own appliqué templates · Learn Jane's methods for "anchoring" your needle and thread, making the tiniest appliqué stitches, and sewing the smoothest stems and vines · Bonus--Achieve incredible accuracy in inner and outer points with a simple process that combines regular and reverse appliqué These innovative techniques will give you the freedom to stitch your own exquisite appliquéd quilts!

  • Brand: Brand: Martingale and Company
  • ASIN: 1564773663

Spoken Without a Word - 30th Anniversary Revised Edition: A Lexicon of Selected Symbols with 24 Patterns From Classic Baltimore Album Quilts

Spoken Without a Word - 30th Anniversary Revised

This Collector's Edition includes full illustrated text of Elly's original 1983 edition, with its Lexicon of Symbols, Antebellum Patterns, and Baltimore Album History of the day. See how these patterns have come alive in the Revivalist Baltimore Album Quilt Gallery, including two quilts made entirely of the book's patterns. Contemporary models of the block patterns and Album Artist quotes are woven throughout the tapestry of this edition, celebrating thirty years of the Baltimore Album Revival.

  • ASIN: 0615717802

Baltimore Beauties and Beyond: Studies in Classic Album Quilt Applique, Vol. 1

Baltimore Beauties and Beyond: Studies in Classic Album

The most comprehensive book on how to do hand appliqué in print today.

  • Brand: Brand: CnT Publishing
  • ASIN: 091488123X

Miniature Baltimore Album Quilts

Miniature Baltimore Album

Use fusible applique and silk-ribbon embroidery to create a miniature classic. Mix and match 28 blocks.

  • ASIN: 1564771768

Mimi Dietrich's Baltimore Basics: Album Quilts from Start to Finish

Mimi Dietrich's Baltimore Basics: Album Quilts from Start

Take a start-to-finish course on Baltimore Album quilts from a famed appliqué expert! Bestselling author Mimi Dietrich shares all of her best tricks-which she perfected while teaching hundreds of students-for creating these beloved quilts. Get a complete primer for every stage of the process, from selecting fabrics and appliquéing blocks to choosing the best quilting designs. Follow 12 step-by-step lessons for appliquéing baskets, wreaths, leaves, berries, and more. Includes a dozen blocks plus ideas for a variety of setting options.

  • Brand: Brand: That Patchwork Place®
  • ASIN: 1564776786

Elly Sienkiewicz's Beloved Baltimore Album Quilts: 25 Blocks, 12 Quilts, Embellishment Techniques

Elly Sienkiewicz's Beloved Baltimore Album Quilts: 25 Blocks,

Featuring quilts from the 2010 Quilt's Inc. exhibit, Baltimore Album Review II: Baltimore's Daughters - Friends Stitch Past to Future. Celebrate the return of classic Baltimore patterns! These smaller blocks make for easier, more portable quilt projects that you and yours will cherish for years to come.

  • Brand: C T Publishing
  • ASIN: 1571208488

Baltimore Album Quilts: Historic Notes and Antique Patterns : A Pattern Companion to Baltimore Beauties and Beyond

Baltimore Album Quilts: Historic Notes and Antique Patterns

More patterns in the classic Baltimore album style and more information on what the blocks mean give the quilter the companion guide to Baltimore Beauties and Beyond, Vol.I, and enhances the collection for a book that gives color plates to illustrate the quilting patterns displayed.

  • Brand: Brand: C n T Pub
  • ASIN: 0914881280

Jo's Floral Album: An Artful 9-Block Sampler Quilt

Jo's Floral Album: An Artful 9-Block Sampler

Stitch spectacular blocks featuring beautiful blossoms, twining vines, luscious berries, and other motifs that define traditional Album quilts. Make blocks one after another, or set a relaxed pace and sew just one block each month. By year's end, you'll have a breathtaking quilt to display, give, or save as a family heirloom.Follow Jo's student-tested instructions for back-basting applique (no freezer paper or templates needed) and discover how Jo achieves applique perfection. From materials needed to final finishing steps, all you need to create this stunning quilt is inside. Full-sized patterns included.

  • Brand: That Patchwork Place
  • ASIN: 1604688963
  • UPC: 744527114399

Design a Baltimore Album Quilt!: A Teach-Yourself Course in Sets and Borders

Design a Baltimore Album Quilt!: A Teach-Yourself Course

Book by Sienkiewicz, Elly

  • Brand: Brand: C T Pub
  • ASIN: 0914881574

P3 Designs Baltimore Spring BOM Applique Quilt Pattern Set

P3 Designs Baltimore Spring BOM Applique Quilt Pattern

Pearl Pereira's latest baltimore album quilt design features beautiful flowers and images of spring. This pretty quilt pattern includes flowers, birds, garden tools and more. The 24" center block is surrounded by 12" album style blocks. The finishing touch is the scalloped border of flowers, birds and branches. All patterns in the block of the month ship together - fabric is not included.

  • Color: multicolored
  • Brand: P3 Designs
  • ASIN: B00O83WQ0C

A Baltimore Album: 25 Applique Patterns

A Baltimore Album: 25 Applique

Rare book

  • Brand: Brand: American Quilter's Society
  • ASIN: 1574329804

The Best of Baltimore Beauties: 95 Patterns for Album Blocks and Borders

The Best of Baltimore Beauties: 95 Patterns for

In response to quilters' demand, this book assembles the most acclaimed block and border patterns gleaned from the author's previously published and out-of-print collections, now available in a stunning volume that includes four brand-new Baltimore-style beauties. Thoroughly indexed for finding multiple patterns of any block style-baskets, bouquets, papercuts, and so on-the collection comprises ninety-five full-scale patterns with annotations pertaining to history, symbolism, and construction.

  • Brand: Brand: CT Publishing
  • ASIN: 157120086X

Golden Album Quilt: 20 Patchwork Patterns

Golden Album Quilt: 20 Patchwork

With techniques for everything from piecing simple squares to sewing compass points, this quilter's guide leads novice stitchers through piecing diagrams, fabric guides, and full-sized block templates. The sampler includes beginning-level designs like the Windmill and Card Trick, which are easy to master for novices, and the more challenging New Millennium, which showcases advanced quilting skill. Color drawings accompany the 20 block patterns, which come in three sizes: 6-3/8", 10-1/8", 13-7/8". Detailed instructions for the Jinny Beyer Perfect Piecer are also included.

  • Brand: Brand: Breckling Press
  • ASIN: 1933308281
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