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The Encyclopedia Of Quilting and Patchwork Techniques
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Sterling Pub Co Inc
Publication date February 1, 2005
Pages 175
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781402722448
ISBN-10 1402722443
Dimensions 0.75 by 9 by 9 in.
Weight 1.32 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $14.95
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description:
"Whether you're a beginning quilter or long-time enthusiast this is one for the book shelf. This wonderfully organized guide covers a wealth of quilting techniques, tools, and design ideas in painstaking detail."--Butterick Home Catalog

"This practical, well-organized reference [is] chock-full of creative inspiration...a gallery of stunning quilts [is] sure to inspire."--Sew News

From shoofly blocks and Suffolk puffs to folded stars and four-patch pinwheels, this unique volume presents both simple, traditional quilting designs and elaborate investigations of color and pattern. Quilters of all levels will enjoy exploring the anatomy of a quilt in progress--the top layer, batting, backing, border, blocks, stitching, and sashing--and constructing the variety of blocks displayed in fabulous color photos. And busy stitchers will certainly appreciate sections on rotary cutting and speed piecing that give satisfying results in half the time. With this much information and inspiration, anyone can make heirloom-quality quilts to show off and treasure.

Book cover for 9780855329846 Book cover for 9781402722448 Book cover for 9781782214762
Rev ill edition from Search Pr Ltd (December 13, 2016); titled "The Encyclopedia of Quilting & Patchwork Techniques"
9781782214762 | details & prices | 176 pages | List price $19.95
About: This comprehensive guide to traditional and contemporary techniques provides the reader with all the information they need to produce beautiful quilting and patchwork projects.
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from Sterling Pub Co Inc (February 1, 2005)
9781402722448 | details & prices | 175 pages | 9.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.32 lbs | List price $14.95
About: "Whether you're a beginning quilter or long-time enthusiast this is one for the book shelf.
New edition from Search Pr Ltd (September 1, 2001)
9780855329846 | details & prices | 176 pages | 8.50 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $20.05
About: A reference and ideas book for those interested in quilting and patchwork, which details a variety of traditional and modern techniques, with a special focus on quick and shortcut techniques plus a gallery of contemporary and historic quilts.

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