Bring Renaissance Italy Home with Paper-Pieced Mosaics. Quilt designs based on beautiful Italian mosaics bring the Italian Renaissance into your home. Familiar quilting shapes in new combinations and settings yield exquisite, intricate-looking designs. 8 stunning quilt projects in a variety of sizes, or create your own variations. Full-sized paper-piecing patterns for most quilts. Photos of Italy and its architecture - a great coffee table book!
Capture the glory of medieval Italian marble work with 9 breathtaking paper-pieced quilts and 35 mix-and-match blocks designed by Norah McMeeking, author of the best-selling Bella Bella Quilts. Norah's uniquely easy paper-piecing techniques, tips gleaned from years of teaching paper piecing, and comprehensive cutting and materials charts all guarantee your success. Draw on your fabric stash to create new color combinations for these quilts, or try them with coordinating fat quarter packs. ·9 all-new quilts with easy-to-follow instructions ·35 paper-pieced blocks to mix and match into your own quilted masterpieces ·Full-size paper-piecing patterns on pullouts
Get all the paper-piecing foundations you'll need to make 3 of the quilts; Orieto Sampler, San Clemente Borders Quilt, and Sicily Souvenir Quilt, in Bella Bella Sampler Quilts with these ready-to-use, do-it-all foundation papers. There's no need for tracing, taping, or photocopying single-block foundations to make multiple foundations—one sheet does it all! Accurate patterns ensure perfect piecing. Includes single 3”, 4”, 5”, and 6” block foundations to mix and match. Use these as a companion to the foundations and templates found in Bella Bella Sampler Quilts.
If you are a beginner or even an advanced quilter that finds machine quilting difficult, I am glad to share with you a technique that makes it easy, helping you at the same time to quilt BIG quilts without stress.The quilt as you go technique means you create BLOCKS and you quilt them individually, and then you join the QUILTED blocks into a large quilt, with sashing. While you can make the blocks in any technique you want, in this guide I used the easiest technique: I just quilted a design in the center of the blocks.GRAB YOUR COPY NOW!!! By clicking the buy button
Nine stories deal with an arrogant foreign aid administrator, a young radical who deserts his ailing leader, a college professor lost in the Paris Metro, a boy fascinated with his grandmother's jewels, and a greedy child's efforts to prevent his mother'sr
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