Wow! Learn a new quilting technique, 40% off

Posted by on August 20, 2012, in on sale

Looking for a new quilting challenge? This week’s books on sale are bursting with information on genius quilting techniques. Try your hand at prairie points, folded corners, machine appliqué, or some stunning curve-pieced blocks. Each title is 40% off in your choice of softcover or eBook format, now through Sunday, August 19.

Prairie-Point Pizzazz

Prairie-Point Pizzazz: Quilts with New Dimension

$24.99 $14.99—free eBook included!

This book includes 10 breathtaking quilts, ranging from Western-themed “Spurred On,” below, to a matching table runner and lap quilt set. Try the author’s tips to customize the cover quilt, “Peekaboo,” as a baby quilt showcasing theme fabrics or messages. As you’ll see in her video demo on making prairie points, this technique is much easier than it looks.

Prairie-Point Pizzazz
Fuss-Free Machine Applique

Fuss-Free Machine Applique: Sew on the Line for Great Results

$24.99 $14.99—free eBook included!

Intricate appliqué designs have never been easier. Learn how to appliqué using interfacing, step-by-step instructions, and full-sized templates from the book. Not limited to florals, the twelve quilt patterns include eye-catching abstract and geometric designs such as the contemporary “All That Jazz” below.

Fuss-Free Machine Applique
Flip Your Way to Fabulous Quilts

Flip Your Way to Fabulous Quilts: Take Folded Corners to New Heights

$26.99 $16.19—free eBook included!

Take folded corners to new levels of complexity with Donna Lynn Thomas. Starting with the basic folded-corner technique and moving on to striped squares, rectangles, and triangles, the instructions include clear illustrations and explanations to ensure you fully understand the technique before moving on to quilt patterns. New quilters can begin with simpler patterns like “Hugs and Kisses,” below, while advanced quilters will want to dive into the four “Master Me Quilts.”

Flip Your Way to Fabulous Quilts
Quiltastic Curves

Quiltastic Curves

$26.95 $16.17–free eBook included!

This book has one of my favorite quilt patterns, “Mesmerize,” (below) a radiant color wheel of a quilt. Author Tammy Kelly discusses color choices for every pattern, making this an excellent reference for the color-challenged. But as the title implies, the focus of the book is curves, and the results are stunning. Full-sized templates and instructions for cutting and sewing curves are included.

Quiltastic Curves

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