Our Easy Quilt Patterns are great for beginners or anyone who wants a fun and simpleQuilting project. Pick your favorite among quilt patterns for wall hangings, place mats, and even a quilted evening purse.
WHAT'S INSIDE: HOW TO QUILT
- Quilting Preparation
- Quilting Techniques
- Finishing a Quilt
Many of us probably think ofQuilting as the quintessential American craft. You might be surprised to know, then, that the oldest quilted piece on record was discovered pretty far from the United States -- on the other side of the world, in fact. But since then,Quilting has taken on a distinctly American character. And there's a lot of lingo that goes with it, of course. You don't have to know your sharps from your milliners to do well on this quiz, but it would probably help.
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