Explore dozens of seasonal basket blocks, calendar blocks, and sunset blocks to mix and match!
- 18 projects for wall quilts, table runners, throws, and more
- Step-by-step instructions to take you through every project
- 200 photos, quilt assembly diagrams, and full-color illustrations
- Seasonal projects including apples for September, an October pumpkin, a Christmas tree, and more
Discover a variety of beautiful blocks to create beautiful quilts!
Whether you''re a beginner or a long-time Thimbleberries (R) fan, you can always count on Lynette Jensen to provide classic blocks and inspiring quality in fabrics and designs! Inside this book, Lynette, a popular author, leading fabric and pattern designer, and founder and president of Thimbleberries (R), offers dozens of seasonal basket blocks, calendar blocks, and sunset blocks to mix and match. Whether making miniatures of the month, a sampler quilt, gifts, or home decor items, this is an excellent quilting project book to have on hand for all kinds of projects requiring a big block!
18 creative, easy-to-complete projects include bed-size quilts, quick and easy table runners, kitchen potholders, a tote bag, and plenty of mix-and-match blocks. You''ll find wonderfully seasonal designs to quilt year-round, including spring flowers, sunny summer squares, autumnal apples, a pumpkin for Halloween, a holiday tree for December, a heart block for February, and many more! Make runners for the dining table or entry way, holiday wall hangings, potholders or throws for gifts, a wedding quilt, and a variety of other projects and blocks to bust your stash!
Inside this 144-page book packed with beautifully designed projects using timeless Thimbleberries (R) fabrics that are creatively satisfying for home décor, you''ll also find clear, complete, and accurate step-by-step instructions, 200 full-color photos and easy-to-follow illustrations, time-saving techniques, excellent piecing directions, inspiring color suggestions, full-size appliqué patterns, and more. With Lynette''s flawless instruction, you''ll be able to successfully complete (and love) these beautiful quilts whether you''re a long-time Thimbleberries fan or a beginner!
Create comfortable quilts, inviting home décor, and gifts your friends and family will love, with Thimbleberries Beautiful Blocks for Beautiful Quilts!
Lynette''s accurate instructions and clear illustrations will inspire you to create some beautiful blocks of your own. Included here are basket blocks, a 12-block calendar quilt, and designs using flowers, stars, houses, hearts and holiday themes. The projects include a sampler quilt, wedding quilt, table runners, potholders and a tote. --Quilters'' Digest: November, 2012
Thimbleberries Beautiful Blocks for Beautiful Quilts provides some eighteen mix and match projects that are easy to complete, quick, and employ classic and seasonal blocks to everything from bed quilts to table runners or wall hangings. Instructions are step-by-step and, accompanied by color photos, leave little to the imagination, while quilt assembly diagrams accompany tips and tricks for using templates, assembling the project, making borders, and cutting binding. The result is a lovely assembly of project ideas perfect for any quilter''s library! --Midwest Book Review California Bookwatch: January, 2013
Lynette s accurate instructions and clear illustrations will inspire you to create some beautiful blocks of your own. Included here are basket blocks, a 12-block calendar quilt, and designs using flowers, stars, houses, hearts and holiday themes. The projects include a sampler quilt, wedding quilt, table runners, potholders and a tote. --Quilters'' Digest; November, 2012
Classic Blocks • Creative, Easy-to-Complete Projects • Timeless Quality
You can always count on Lynette Jensen to provide beautifully designed projects and fabrics that are classic, quality and creatively satisfying for home décor.
In Thimbleberries (R) Beautiful Blocks for Beautiful Quilts, you''ll find dozens of seasonal blocks to mix and match in inspiring projects from large bed-size quilts to quick-to-complete table runners, potholders or holiday wallhangings.
- Dozens of classic blocks
- 18 beautiful projects
- Clear, complete and accurate step-by-step instructions
- Full-color photos and illustrations
- Quilt assembly diagrams
- Time-saving techniques
Over 20 years ago, internationally known designer and quilting authority Lynette Jensen created Thimbleberries(R). It emerged as a worldwide leader in quilting, sewing, and home decorating. Lynette is a best-selling author who has inspired a generation of dedicated quilters to feather their nests with Thimbleberries(R) fabrics, quilt patterns, and books. Although Lynette closed her design studio in Hutchinson, MN, she continues to be active in the quilting industry, most recently with the release of her latest fabric line with RJR and her book, Thimbleberries(R) Quilts with a New Attitude.