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By the bundle / by Emma Jean Jansen.

By: Jansen, Emma Jean [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: [Boulder, CO?] : Lucky Spool Media, 2016Edition: First edition.Description: 128 pages : colour illustrations ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781940655178 : PAP; 194065517X : PAP.Subject(s): Patchwork -- Patterns | Quilting -- PatternsDDC classification: 746.46
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Do you love collecting fat quarter bundles, but don't know what to do with them, or just leave them looking all beautifully tied up with a ribbon on a shelf in your sewing room? Former quilt-shop owner turned fabric designer, Emma Jean Jansen inspires quilters to create her 12 quilts specifically designed to use these popular precuts. Whether you are using a collection of fat quarters from a single fabric collection, or from a personal collection of inspired favorites, all of Emma's assembly and cutting directions are written specifically to maximize fat quarters to help you finally put these collections to use. Photographed on location in her native Australia, Emma's designs range from beginner-friendly to complex, each appealing to modern and traditional quilters alike. So go ahead...untie that ribbon and break into your favorite bundle!

"Turn precuts into patchwork with 12 fat quarter-friendly quilts"--cover.

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Library Journal Review

Jansen, a quilt shop owner and fabric designer, presents 12 quilts designed to make use of fat quarters, a fabric cut popular with quilters. Each pattern includes a list of how much fabric is needed, including the number of fat quarters required, plus a cutting chart specific to fat quarters, which minimizes fabric waste. Designs range from simple piecing with common patchwork units such as half-square triangles or flying geese, to a show-stopping variation on a New York Beauty block using foundation paper piecing and raw-edge appliqué. Each quilt is also photographed in a natural setting in Jansen's native Australia, providing a window to one of her inspirations. VERDICT Jansen's debut book will move quilters beyond the traditional uses for this versatile cut. © Copyright 2016. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.