Foolproof Crazy Quiltingby Jennifer Clouston
Add a little crazy to your quilting life with Jennifer's divine crazy quilt designs. She takes you through 100 beading and embroidery stitches, plus shows proper stitch placement for 25 key stitches. Use the nine full-sized hexagon blocks to make your own piece of crazy or be inspired by the included gallery.
Techniques: crazy quilting, embroidery
9 projects – 112 color pgs. Item No. 45939
- Staff Review
- Other Books You'll Love
What I like best about the book is her amazing hexagon crazy quilt! She uses 25 of the crazy hexagon blocks as “stitch maps”, showing in great detail the stitches, type of thread or ribbon, and other embellishments she used – and where to find them in the book. In later chapters, each stitch is then well-described and illustrated with a photo and drawings. If you want to replicate the hexagon crazy quilt, she provides 9 hexagon patterns to piece and embellish.
My biggest stumbling block to completing my crazy quilt has been what to put in the center block. These hexagons may just be the ticket! Foolproof Crazy Quilting has inspired me to return to my long-term project … perhaps you will want to try your hand at crazy quilting as well. This book provides everything you need to know to get started!
Celebrate Christmas with That Patchwork Place by That Patchwork Place $12.15 Retail: $26.99 55% off
The Best-Ever Applique Sampler by Becky Goldsmith & Linda Jenkins $20.74 Retail: $28.95 28% off
Smash Your Precut Stash by Kate Carlson Colleran & Elizabeth Veit Balderrama $20.48 Retail: $27.95 27% off