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Whip Up Mini Quilts

Patterns and How-to for 26 Contemporary Small Quilts

Kathreen Ricketson, Leigh Beisch (Photographs by)


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Kathreen Ricketson, founder of the internationally popular Web site, presents 20 contemporary quilts from across the globe in this charming, easy-to-follow guide. From the lovely English Garden Quilt to the playful Road Transport Pillow, the projects collected in Whip Up Mini Quilts cover all sorts of themes and looks. With plenty of step-by-step instructions and helpful how-to illustrations, this book showcases an artful approach to design basics while outlining the fundamentals of quilting techniques. Best of all, it all comes in a user-friendly format with lay-flat binding and pattern sheets tucked into the front pocket.

Chronicle Books, 9780811868730, 176pp.

Publication Date: March 31, 2010

About the Author

Kathreen Ricketson is founder of, which receives over 10,000 unique visitors daily. She has been featured on popular craft blogs such as Design*Sponge and Craftzine. She lives in Canberra, Australia, with her family.

Leigh Beisch is a San Francisco-based photographer.