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Recycled Hexie Quilts: Using Vintage Hexagons in Today's Quilts

by Mary Kerr

More than 140 color images, with both traditional and contemporary designs, show how vintage hexagon textile fragments can be repurposed and fashioned into new, beautiful quilts. Over the last century, hundreds of hexagon (fondly termed “hexie”) patterns were published and thousands of quilts were started―yet many of these textiles were never finished. Other quilts were damaged from overuse and neglect. This book shows fifty-two new quilts inspired by these neglected hexagon textiles. See how this basic shape can be employed in a wide variety of combinations and patterns, both traditional and modern. Packed with ideas and tips, this practical yet art-filled guide will inspire quilters to try new designs by drawing on the power of hexies from the past.

 

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The Tangled Home  |  Hold Everything

by Pam Damour

In The Tangled Home, you'll learn how to create your own fabric using Zentangle® inspired art! Easy drawing with step by step illustrations will result in great projects to decorate your home. In Hold Everything, which is co-written with Betty Mitchell, you'll find a book packed with projects to hold everything you need: travel bags, knitting/craft basket, evening bags, computer bags, organizers, wheeled carry-on bag (that can hold your sewing machine!) and more. Enjoy a full original embroidery monogram collection, all the full sized patterns and additional embroidery designs in the included CD.


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