The quilters' guide for calculating quilt dimensions and quilt measurements. Keep all the basic quilting information you need right at your fingertips with convenient charts for standard bed quilt sizes, reducing and enlarging patchwork blocks and even how much fabric is needed for basic quilt blocks.
Calculate fabric requirements for patchwork blocks, squares, strips and triangles. Includes formulas to calculate the fabric needed for quilt backing and quilt binding. Includes quick quilting reference guides for measuring diagonal blocks, side-setting and corner triangles, as well as half-square triangles and quarter-square triangle blocks.
16 Charts and Formulas. Handy 4 x 6 inch size that fits in any purse or tote.
Discover how to machine quilt creative designs the easy way. More than 60 striking quilting motifs are at your fingertips in this comprehensive visual guide to free-motion machine quilting. Lori Kennedy takes you through each step of the process with easy-to-understand instructions and a multitude of clear, close-up photos so you won't miss a stitch.
Learn to quilt dozens of unique and clever motifs, including flowers, animals, zigzags, swirls and twirls, and much more. Give your next project that irresistible pop of texture you've been looking for--many of these designs aren't found in other quilting books. Convenient lay-flat spiral binding makes the instructions easy to follow while you quilt.
How big is a twin-size quilt? How many squares can you cut from the amount of fabric you have? What’s the best way to sew a mitered border? How do you make bias binding?
The All-in-One Quilter's Reference Tool gives you fast answers to these and dozens of other quilting questions. Now this indispensable guide has been updated to include more answers, more techniques, more quilt settings, and more blocks than ever before.
Gain insight into long-arm quilting, as well as guidance on quilting at a sit-down sewing machine. Whichever machine you use, you'll find warm encouragement and expert tips to help you every step of the way.
Learn from the masters as you discover how to stitch a wide range of quilting designs, with instructions for 10 quilts.
Find out why some designs and motifs are ideal for sit-down quilting while others are better suited to long-arm quilting.
Packed with tips, tricks, and advice on how to machine quilt better, you'll learn everything you need to know to get started confidently and finish strong.
Softcover, 144 pages.