Quick and Easy Quilts
20 beautiful machine quilting projects
Published 10 Mar 2016
Size 250 x 210
Homemade quilts add interest and colour to a room and often become family heirlooms, being passed down to the next generation. Despite being muchloved items, though, many people are put off by the amount of time and effort required to create a quilt. Cue Lynne Goldsworthy, quilter and creator of popular quilting blog Lily’s Quilts, with a gorgeous collection of quilts that are quick and easy to make with your sewing machine – some can even be done in a weekend. Quick & Easy Quilts focuses on projects made from big blocks, meaning that the finished project, whilst still beautiful, can be made in a fraction of the time. With her bright, modern designs and easy to follow instructions, this is a must-have book for any wannabe quilter. Twelve stunning quilts include the bright and lively Summer Picnic quilt and the impactful Supernova quilt, whilst a further 8 smaller projects include bed runners, wall hangings, cushion covers and more.
Lynne Goldsworthy is a modern British quilter who quilts and works under the name Lily’s Quilts. She is a regular magazine and book contributor as well as being the co-author of 500 Quilt Blocks. She co-runs the online quilting magazine Fat Quarterly, who also organise quilting retreats in the UK. www.lilysquilts.blogspot.co.uk @lilysquilts (Twitter)