Japanese Quilt Blocks to Mix and Match
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Japanese Quilt Blocks to Mix and Match : Over 125 Patchworck, Applique and Sashiko Designs

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Choose from patchwork, applique and sashiko blocks, organized into themed sections based on geometric, pictorial and family crest designs. All the techniques you need are clearly demonstrated. Each design features a photograph, clear instructional diagram or template, fabric palette and cutting guide, and instructions for making the block. At-a-glance icons indicate the skill level and techniques used. All of the blocks can be mixed and matched, and you will find examples of fail-safe block combinations for sytlish quilts, from tessellated all-over patterns to spectacular sampler quilts.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 222 x 222 x 5mm | 437g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • A & C Black Publishers Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 180 colour illustrations
  • 0713682469
  • 9780713682465
  • 79,945

Review quote

'I don't think there are many quilters who won't get something from this informative and useful book.' Popular Patchwork (June 2007)show more

About Susan Briscoe

Susan Briscoe is a textile designer, author and teacher, specializing in sashiko and Japanese textile design. After graduating in visual art and design, Susan worked as an English teacher in Japan, where she also studied the tea ceremony, traditional textiles, and kimono design and tailoring. Susan has created design kits for Japanese patchwork fabrics, published textile projects in books and magazines, and demonstrates her work at quilt and textile shows.show more

Table of contents

Introduction How to Use this Book Gallery Materials, Tools and Techniques Fabric Colour Schemes Equipment Cutting Piecing Applique Sashiko Finishing Block Directoryshow more

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