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

View: 532

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.

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

View: 327

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.

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

View: 951

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.

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!

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

View: 978

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!

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

View: 805

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.

The Quilter's Catalog

A Comprehensive Resource Guide

Author: Meg Cox

Publisher: Workman Publishing

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 598

View: 317

The Bee-all and End-all: The complete quilter's companion and essential resource, jam-packed with information, supplies, expert interviews, techniques, community, and inspiration. All the tools of the trade: rotary cutters, sewing machines, longarms, anddesign software; fabulous fabrics and where to find them; and if you're just starting out, everything that belongs in a quilting basket. The online world made manageable with a guide to the most useful blogs, websites, e-mail lists, free patterns, and podcasts. National and regional shows, guilds, and the best retreats and quilt museums. Batting parties, tutorials on fabric dying, and a breezy history of the quilt boom. Profiles of twenty top teachers-including television's Ricky Tims and Alex Anderson, Esterita Austin and her award-winning landscape quilts, and Ruth B. McDowell, known for her bravura technique. This is a book to help every quilter deepen and grow-keep it as close by as your stash of fat quarters -Cover.