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Quilt it With Wool:  Projects Stitched on Tartans, Tweeds & Other Toasty Fabrics

Nathalie Mornu
Lark, January 2010
ISBN: 1-60059-389-5, ISBN13: 9781600593895

Wool is warm, thick, comforting…and one of the hottest new trends with quilters! Not only does quilting with wool add additional coziness to any project, it’s great for embellishments. These 25 projects include wearables, accessories, and home items. Find gorgeous versions of quilted bags and pillows; unexpected objects such as a hot water bottle cozy, a jaunty capelet, a  honeycomb-inspired table runner, and a laptop case. (Of course, there’s also a few traditional snuggly quilts.) A variety of techniques are covered, including appliqué, patchwork, and ideas for charming embellishments.

Giveaway courtesy of Lark Books.

Make! Over 40 Fantastic Projects with 16 Exclusive Designs
by Cath Kidston
St. Martin’s Griffin, January 2010
ISBN: 978-0-312-59686-6, ISBN10: 0-312-59686-3,
8 1/2 x 11 inches, 176 pages, Includes 75 color photos throughout,

40 fabulous sewing projects with vintage flair from a beloved designer

Inspired by retro vintage prints found at garage and yard sales, and reinvented in cool modern colors, Cath Kidston’s instantlyrecognizable designs have garnered fans all over the world. Now you can create your own projects using Cath’s original motifs. Make! includes over 40 projects, all with complete step by step instructions, and for the first time, pattern templates for many of her best loved motifs. So whether your favorite is Stanley the dog, the vintage florals, the multi-color stars, the appealing polka-dots, or others, you’ll find them all right here and ready to be used on a wide range of gifts, clothing, and accessories.

Giveaway courtesy of St. Martin’s Press.

200 Quilting Tips, Techniques & Trade Secrets: An Indispensable Reference of Technical Know-How and Troubleshooting Tips

by Susan Briscoe

St. Martin’s Griffin, February 2009
ISBN: 978-0-312-38862-1, ISBN10: 0-312-38862-4,
7 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches, 160 pages, Includes over 300 4-color photographs throughout,

Want to make a quilt that stands out from the rest? While the basics are easy to acquire, mastering all the techniques needed to create a professional looking quilt can take years. With this book you can learn all the insider tips and trade secrets to create quilts you’ll be proud to display. Whether you’re new to the craft or eager to take your patchworking and quilting skills to a higher level, this is the perfect companion for you.

Giveaway courtesy of St. Martin’s Press.

Jessica Jones Pack ~ 12 Fat Quarters
Retail Value: $30.00

Designer’s Dozen Fat Quarter Pack includes 12 fat quarters chosen by Jessica Jones of How About Orange.

Giveaway courtesy of Sew,Mama,Sew!

The Quilts of Gee’s Bend ~ 23 Fat Quarter Pack
Retail Value: $57.50

The Quilts of Gee’s Bend Fat Quarter Pack includes: 23 hand-dyed poplin solid fat quarters from The Quilts of Gee’s Bend fabric collection for Windham Fabrics.

Giveaway courtesy of Sew,Mama,Sew!