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Lizzie's Legacy: More Quilts from a Pioneer Woman's Journal

Journals written by Elizabeth Mathews Carpenter, the author’s great-great grandmother, were the inspiration for the 14 projects in this book, new this year from Kansas City Star Quilts. Interspersed with he enjoyable quilt projects, Lizzie’s journal entries stories that capture the spirit of life on the Texas prairie enthrall, astonish and boggle today’s mind. Learn…

S is for Scraps

Give your scraps a place to shine! With striking styles that move beyond basic strips and squares, Gayle Bong speaks directly to what many quilters struggle with: how to select fabric for a scrap quilt. Gather inspiration from 18 delightful designs with traditional flavor Look at scraps by character, color, and contrast, and pinpoint the…

Hexagons Made Easy by Jen Eskridge

Create stunning hexagon quilts and so much more–without Y-seams or hand sewing. Sound impossible? Expert quilter Jen Eskridge makes it easy with a quick facing technique, a great alternative to English paper piecing. Learn to use hexagons two ways: appliquéd onto a background or stitched together without a background for a two-sided quilt. Select from…

Pennies from Heaven

Combine cotton and wool in a fresh new look! With vibrant colors and a sophisticated touch, this collection features the stunning “Pennies from Heaven” design that quilters fell in love with at quilt shows across the country. The book also includes an array of smaller projects that incorporate the blocks from the main quilt. Find…

Slash Your Stash

Scrap quilting is budget-friendly quilting! Enjoy a beautiful array of scrap quilts specially selected for their variety of styles, skill levels, techniques, and sizes. In this value-packed collection, there’s something for everyone. Choose from 16 attractive pieced and appliquéd designs from the pages of McCall’s Quilting Gather inspiration from such expert designers as Lissa Alexander,…

Best of Fons & Porter: Star Quilts eBook

Star quilts are one of the most popular patterns with quilters, and the sky’s the limit when it comes to the variety of star patterns that can be found. Patterns range from simple Ohio Stars to intricate paper foundation pieced designs. Quilts in this book from the editors of Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting…

Best of Fons & Porter: Tips & Techniques Book

The editors of Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting magazine share 225 tips and Sew Easy lessons to make quilting easier and more accurate. This great collection includes ideas for organizing fabrics and tools, safety tips, and clever new ways to use everyday items. Trademarked Sew Easy lessons provide step-by-step photography for a variety of…

Touch of Color Quilts

Delicate hues come together to create eight quilts perfect for decorating on the softer side of the color palette. Quilt patterns include Scrappy Bear’s Paw, Trip Around the World, New York Beauty, Oak and Laurel, Northern Lights, and Wild Rose. Learn more …

Best of Quiltmaker Patch Pals Collection

Turn simple squares into adorable little quilts! This book from Quiltmaker magazine brings together the first 12 quilts in its Patch Pals series. The quilts are all the same size (40″ x 50″), with interchangeable borders that offer lots of variations. A Reader Gallery shows more variations to inspire you, plus Color Your Way diagrams…

Best of Quiltmaker Devoted to Scraps

Scraps: they’re the beautiful by-product of quilts we’ve made. They’re saved, treasured, petted — and sometimes hoarded. Now you can dig them all out of their hiding places and put them to work in this new volume from Quiltmaker. You may choose a kitchen-sink approach where you include them all, or a more controlled color…

Best of McCall's Quilting Simple Beginner Quilts

Fantastic quilts can be easy to make! These 16 exclusive designs from the pages of McCall’s Quilting use basic piecing skills to make wonderful wall hangings, cozy cuddle quilts, and beautiful bed coverings. New and experienced quilters alike will love these simply spectacular projects. Learn more …

Best of McCall's Quilting Make Your First Quilt

Super-easy beginner projects for sure success! You can do it! If you can sew a straight line, you can make beautiful quilts, and McCall’s Quilting will show you how. Whether your style is traditional or modern, colorful or subdued, you’ll find projects here too tempting to resist. Go from nervous newbie to confident quilter with…

Best of McCall's Quilting Fresh & Fun Applique

Get year-round beauty with a garden of gorgeous appliqué! 12 exciting patterns from the pages of McCall’s Quilting make lovely appliqué achievable for any quilter. Quilts range from small to large and cute to classic, with bonus dimensional and embellishment techniques. Unique projects from top designers, clear, complete instructions, and beautiful photography…it’s appliqué, McCall’s Quilting…