Wish List Pattern Library Order Status Help Gift Cards

You are not logged in.
Quilting Fabrics, direct from the mill, starting at $5.96 per yard. Quilting Kits and Fabric Samplers with no charge for cutting. 100% cotton Quilting Thread, plus Quilt Books, Free Patterns and more.
0 Items : $0.00
Basket Quick View


Hexagons, Diamonds, Triangles, and More

by Kelly Ashton
Retail: $26.99   37% off
$17.13


Learn how to incorporate 60-degree shapes into your quilt making arsenal. Kelly's guidance provides step by step instruction as well as addresses frequent problems and concerns.

Techniques: reference

2 projects - reference, 96 color pgs. Item No. 45992


  • Staff Review 
  • Other Books You'll Love
Hexagons, Diamonds, Triangles, and More by Kelly Ashton is a fascinating book! Hoping to tackle making a hexagon quilt, I was delighted to find the author’s well-written, well-illustrated, and easy-to-follow discussion of the various ways hexagons can be sub-divided into other shapes to make a wide variety of hexagon blocks. Sections include: supplies; cutting diagrams; how to sew Y-seams by machine; piecing diagrams for a wide variety of equilateral triangle, hexagon, diamond, and six-pointed star blocks; and quilted projects to bring the techniques all together. Templates are provided in the book; the author also references acrylic templates widely available for purchase.

I have discovered a new-found love of hand-piecing and greatly admire hexagon quilts. Believe it or not, I actually enjoy sewing Y-seams - once I learned how to make them correctly and easily. With the author’s help, I think anyone can master piecing angles other than the usual 90°. I hope to work my way through many of the blocks and construct a quilt made of adjoining hexagons, probably in neutral fabrics. I can’t wait to add Hexagons, Diamonds, Triangles, and More to my quilt library! If you suffer from “Y-seamaphobia”, this may be the perfect book for you as well!


View all 252 books »

Pincushion Appeal
Pincushion Appeal by Cecile McPeak & Rachel Martin $13.12 Retail: $16.99   23% off

Scrap-Basket Beauties
Scrap-Basket Beauties by Kim Brackett $17.10 Retail: $24.99   32% off

Angles with Ease
Angles with Ease by Heather Mulder Peterson $13.60 Retail: $17.00   20% off
New!
Quiltmaking Essentials I: Cutting & Piecing Skills
Quiltmaking Essentials I: Cutting & Piecing Skills by Donna Lynn Thomas $12.85 Retail: $18.99   32% off

3 Times the Charm!
3 Times the Charm! by Barbara Groves & Mary Jacobson $7.46 Retail: $9.95   25% off