Every quilter will want to own this comprehensive and accessible guide to machine and hand quilting, as well as patchwork and appliqué. Each chapter explores one key area of quilting, including basic skills, advanced techniques, embellishments, designing and adapting, caring for quilts, and making a quilt top. With Marie Clayton’s wonderfully clear instructions, and hundreds of illustrations and diagrams showing each stage of the process, this is the book every needlecrafter needs. Now new in paperback.
Marie Clayton is a professional writer, who has worked on a variety of sewing and needlecraft books including Ultimate Sewing Bible and Make Your Own Clothes (both published by Collins & Brown). She currently lives in London.