Quilt Giving: 19 Simple Quilt Patterns to Make and Give is perfect for anyone who gets as much joy from giving quilts as from making them.
The quilt patterns in this book embrace beautiful color and sewing simplicity. You can take your time to enjoy the process and still have a quilt ready for your next baby shower or winter weekend curled up on the sofa! You'll also expand your sewing skills as you experiment with the big block conventions; use easy corner triangles for simple detail; or cast tradition aside and use a vertical or horizontal grid. It's a fresh approach to simple quilts you'll be excited to make and give.
Sew Fun: 20 Projects for the Whole Family is a thoughtful approach to sewing with and for children.
Discover a variety of ways to get children involved in fun sewing projects, whatever their age or ability. Several projects are strictly for adults to make, but children to enjoy. Others incorporate a child's drawings printed and embroidered on fabric or used as a template or design. Some projects allow older children to begin sewing themselves and are perfect for short attention spans or low frustration levels. Simple quilt patterns allow children to work together, while an adult handles the actual sewing.
Deborah Fisher has developed a range of projects that will appeal to adults and children alike. Fun costumes, beautiful dolls, story-time blankets, and communal projects are just some of the projects included here. Enjoy combining bright colors and contemporary fabrics while spending time with the family. Get tips for working with children shows how to involve them in ways that are enjoyable and stress-free.
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