Sweet & Simple Patchwork Gifts (Paperback)
25 Charming Projects to Make Using Classic Quilt Motifs
St. Martin's Griffin, 9780312591366, 128pp.
Publication Date: March 13, 2012
This charming collection of delightful, easy-to-make patchwork projects, originally published in Japan, is perfect for creating gifts for loved ones. Using five classic quilt patterns---simple squares, hexagons, log cabins, stars, and polygons---the projects range from pincushions, potholders, and pillows to handbags, coin purses, and a variety of zippered cases that are quick to make. This is the perfect book for beginner quilters or veterans looking for small projects and fun ways to use up their fabric stash.
Each project is accompanied by:
-clear construction diagrams
-step-by-step instructions for how to cut, arrange, and sew up the project
Whether you're a newbie or a comfortable quilter, the projects, fabrics, and designs in this book will inspire you to create not one, but many of the projects to give as wonderful gifts!
About the Author
HISAKO ARAI and YOKO SANJO are editors at Boutique Sha, a leading craft publisher in Tokyo, Japan. They have edited numerous craft titles, including many patchwork and quilting books.