Craft Book - Quilting - 101 Patchwork Patterns
This book contains over 100 patchwork patterns with complete instructions for cutting and sewing. All conceivable sorts of designs are diagrammed and carefully described: flower desings, rainbow designs, Irish chains, fish and bird and leaf designs. The book shows you step-by-step all the details of making each kind of quilt. It covers choice of pattern, piece vs patch quilting, simple and complex quilts, choice of quilt materials, interlining materials, lining and thread materials, cutting and piecing, the applique process, various methods of setting together, quilts sizes, borders, scallops, bounces, valances, straight line and close shell quilting, methods of stamping, perforated quilting patterns, quilting the quilt, putting into frames, quilting in a small space, embroidery quilts and many other topics.
The book is not technical in any sense of the word. You can use it to make beautiful quilts provided only that you know the fundamentals of sewing.