Joe's Paper Shack

Circa: 1979
Manufacturer: PUSH PIN PRESS BOOK
VINTAGE 1979 OOP
~The 7-Day Quilt
~by Josephine Rogers
~1979
~OOP
~HARDCOVER
~DJ IN VERY GOOD CONDITION
~LOOKS LIKE IT WAS NEVER USED

THE 7-DAY QUILT: "You can make a beautiful patchwork quilt like this in just seven days when you use this easy, step-by-step method developed by quilting expert Josephine Rogers. Here is welcome news for people who are intrigued by the craft of quiltmaking, but intimidated by 'all that work.' Now you can create a warm and beautiful patchwork quilt in only seven days. Sounds impossible? Quilting expert Josephine Rogers has developed a unique seven-day, seven-step quilting method that presents quilting in its simplest and easiest form. Her invaluable system of organizing the work can be applied to more complicated quilts as well. Whatever your age or personal taste, you will find here the most up-to-date information about color, fabric selection, and the physical qualities of the most popular fabrics used in quiltmaking today. Twenty-seven full-color photographs illustrate quilts made the byt 7-Day Method and dozens of black-and-white photographs and diagrams clarify each step. Creative adaptations of the basic designs are suggested and the author shows many fascinating ways ot discover your own creativity. For those who are interested in other patchwork projects, there are beautiful photographs of curtains, tablecloths, bags, an apron, and a trivet. Care and maintenance instructions are here too, to help you get many more years of wear out of your quilt. If you have never made a patchwork quilt before, this book provides an ideal way to start, as well as a basis for making more complex quilts. If you are a crafts or sewing teacher, here are the complete instructions for trying the 7-Day Quilt Method with your students."

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

PREFACE

INTRODUCTION

ANATOMY OF A QUILT

GLOSSARY

YOUR TOOLBOX

MAKING AND USING YOUR TEMPLATE

QUILT FACT SHEETS

MEASURING FOR YOUR QUILT SIZE

CHOOSING YOUR COLORS

CHOOSING YOUR FABRICS

A GALLERY OF QUILTS

CREATING YOUR DESIGN PATTERN

DAY 1

DAY 2

DAY 3

DAY 4

DAY 5

DAY 6

DAY 7

CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF YOUR QUILT

WHAT'S NEXT?

CUT-OUT TEMPLATES

CUT-OUT GRAPH PAPER

INDEX




Publisher's Note
Templates, a gallery of designs,
and guidelines for measuring for quilt
size and choosing fabrics accompany
instruction for cutting patches and
piecing, sewing, and stuffing a quilt in seven days


ISBN-10: 0442270178

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