Alex Anderson's 4-in-1 Essential Sewing Tool

Includes Seam Ripper, Stiletto, Presser, Turner

Author: Alex Anderson

Publisher: C & T Pub

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

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A 4-in-1 tool for use in applique quilting techniques such as Freezer Paper Applique, Needle Turn Applique and Foundation Paper Piecing.

Alex Anderson's Hand & Machine Applique

6 Techniques, 7 Quilt Projects, Full-Size Patterns

Author: Alex Anderson

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

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Fall in Love with Appliqué! Learn to add beautiful appliqué to any quilt by hand or machine. 7 charming quilts get you started. 3 hand appliqué techniques: needle-turn, raw-edged, and reverse appliqué. 3 machine appliqué techniques: invisible, raw-edged, and free-motion appliqué. From beloved teacher and TV/Internet host Alex Anderson. Beloved quilting teacher and TV personality Alex Anderson shows you how easy it is to enhance any quilt with appliquéd flowers, leaves, hearts, and other shapes.

A New Spin on Drunkard's Path

12 Innovative Projects - Deceptively Simple Techniques

Author: John Kubiniec

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 84

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Shake up the Drunkard's Path block with 12 innovative projects from a classic pattern. Use pre-pieced units like rail fences, half-square triangles, and sixteen-patches to change up the Drunkard's Path look.

Design Art Deco Quilts

Mix & Match Simple Geometric Shapes

Author: Don Linn

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 79

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Create a spectacular Art Deco design quilt with this easy-to-follow guide. Inspired by 1930s Art Deco style, these striking, stylized quilts are the perfect way to show off your creativity with bold colours and geometric designs. Design Art Deco Quilts teaches you everything you need to know to create your very own Art Deco masterpiece - from choosing the right fabrics to cutting, planning, and piecing - plus full instructions for a fantastic sample quilt, a full-colour gallery of 11 quilt ideas, and a visual tour through the history of Art Deco.

kraft•texTM Style

kraft•tex Combines the Best of Leather & Fabric • Sew 27 Projects

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Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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Discover endless creative techniques for working with kraft•texTM, including stitching, embossing, painting, dyeing, embellishing, inkjet printing, washing, distressing, weaving, burning, die-cutting—combine methods for stunning results. Features more than two dozen projects that include home decor, bags, and accessories from 18 well-known contributors, including Jen Carlton Bailly, Carrie Bloomston (SUCH Designs), Rachel Gander (Imagine Gnats), Michelle Jensen (Mixi Heart), Maryellen Kim (Twist Style), Cheryl Kuczek (Paradiso Designs), Karen LePage (One Girl Circus), Nicole Mallalieu (YOU SEW GIRL!), Caro Sheridan (Splityarn), Alyssa Thomas (Penguin & Fish), and Annabel Wrigley (Little Pincushion Studio). Filled with so many imaginative ideas to kick-start your kraft•texTM creativity, you’ll want to make every project in the book

All Things Quilting with Alex Anderson

From First Step to Last Stitch

Author: Alex Anderson

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

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From first step to last stitch, learn to quilt the Alex Anderson way! With more than one million books sold, the author who taught the world to quilt is back again! Internet and television personality Alex Anderson’s "big book" of quilting includes indispensible, straightforward advice—essential tools, binding basics, and easy-to-understand piecing and appliqué. Become a master of hand and machine quilting, and finish with professional touches that will turn you into a confident, lifelong quilter. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced quilter, this must-have compendium will find a permanent home next to your sewing machine!

The Essential A-line

Make 17 Flirty Skirts from 1 Basic Pattern

Author: Jona Giammalva

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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In this how-to book, The Essential A-line, accomplished seamstress Jona Giammalva shows you how to whip a chic A-line skirt in no time! It features a single pattern with easy variations to make 17 stylish skirts in a range of sizes from 0 – 2x. Detailed step-by-step instructions and informative color photographs will guide and inspire sewers of any skill level—especially beginners. In addition to a new wardrobe of skirts, you'll also learn a variety of essential dressmaking techniques from inserting a zipper to mastering the perfect pleat.

Hand & Machine Quilting Tips & Tricks Tool

Quilt Like the Experts Easy-to-Use Quick Reference Guide, From Planning to Perfect Stitching

Author: Alex Anderson

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

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Essential Quilting Tips in a Handy Take-Everywhere Size. Two of America's best-known experts share their secrets for making your quilting look as beautiful as your quilt top. Sections for both hand and machine quilting, with lots of helpful charts and photos. Small enough to tuck in your purse and take anywhere. Essential companion to the Piecing Tips & Tricks Tool. You've made a quilt top you're proud of, but you're not done yet! This handy reference guide shares the experts' tips on how to make your quilting turn out just the way you want it.

Start Quilting with Alex Anderson

Everything First-Time Quilters Need to Succeed; 8 Quick Projects, Most in 4 Sizes

Author: Alex Anderson

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 48

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Make Your First Quilt a Success! Alex guides you every step of the way as you learn to plan, cut, piece, quilt, and bind your quilt. Get started with 8 easy, beautiful projects. Expanded edition includes new projects, more quilt sizes, and lots of helpful new tips and shortcuts. So you want to make a quilt, but can't tell a rotary cutter from a seam ripper? Alex Anderson has helped a quarter million quilters learn to quilt. She'll get you quilting in no time-and loving it!

Sewing to Sell—The Beginner's Guide to Starting a Craft Business

Bonus—16 Starter Projects • How to Sell Locally & Online

Author: Virginia Lindsay

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 152

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You love to sew. Don't you wish you could make a living from your sewing? You can, with the help of this practical guide from professional sewist and pattern designer Virginia Lindsay. Everything you need to know to start sewing for profit is here, from finding your personal sewing style to creating a product line, identifying customers, equipping your studio, pricing and selling your work, marketing yourself, designing your own patterns, and handling the business and legal side of sewing. And that’s not all! You also get 16 projects that you can start sewing and selling right now.