This is the ultimate reference guide to piecing precut fabric bundles, whether purchased or cut from your own stash! Follow Kimberly’s easy new method of “Modular Quilting” to use simple, basic units (such as squares, half-square triangles, four-patch units, and more) to create more complex-looking units and blocks. Fabric cuts are made using ¼ inch, ½ inch, and 1 inch measurements – no 1/8 inches, which makes it easy to create an unlimited number of spectacular blocks and designs.
Let Kimberly show you how to become your own Design Diva! For quick design use, a library of 200 blocks in 6 inch, 8 inch, 10 inch, 12 inch, 14 inch, 16 inch, and Big Block sizes is included. Pattern instructions are featured for 3 stunning sampler quilts, a gallery for inspiration, and Kimberly’s familiar “Top Tips” for stress-free creating with precut bundles complete this timeless go-to reference manual. Destined to become a new classic must-have for all quilting libraries!
Jelly Roll Quilt Magic
The popularity of Jelly Rolls, Layer Cakes, and other precuts hasn’t waned, but the quilts made from them have begun to look a lot alike…..until now! Kimberly Einmo, rising star, international instructor, judge and AQS author of the #1 best-selling book of Jelly Roll Quilts & More (2010), introduces an entirely new design sense in this book, which really is a magical approach to using scraps and pre-cut fabric bundles.
She also introduces a “shopping list” concept to make prepping for sewing a snap! More time for creating, sewing, and quilting – with personal encouragement and Kimberly’s signature Top Tips! from your very own personal quilting coach! Her one-of-a-kind, out-of-the- box, original designs give readers the opportunity to grasp her vision and she provides block options for true originality.
Jelly Roll Quilts & More
Jelly Rolls, Honey Buns, Layer Cakes, and other pre-cut fabric packs are the hottest trend in quiltmaking today and quilters just can’t resist these delectable textile treats! But what do you do with them? This book is the perfect answer to turn all those enticing fabric bundles into fun, fast, fabulous quilts! Love the quilts but don’t have just the right pre-cut fabric pack? No problem. Kimberly provides alternate yardage requirements for every quilt and shows you how to use fabrics you already have on hand. Perfect for stash-busting!
Your Very Own Quilting Coach!
As your very own personal quilting coach, Kimberly’s master teaching skills, genuine enthusiasm and boundless energy are evident throughout the pages. She’ll share dozens of fast and efficient piecing techniques guaranteed to improve your accuracy while saving you time, effort, and even wasted fabric!
“Try This!” — Kimberly’s signature TOP TIPS
Her signature “Try This!” sections included with each quilt pattern offer creative ideas, interesting suggestions, humorous stories, anecdotes, and tasty recipes, making this a fun read in addition to being a great book full of top-notch quilt designs.
The quilts in Try This! Fabulous Quilts from Jelly Rolls and Precuts are oh-so different than other patterns using pre-cut fabric bundles. Kimberly cleverly combines basic units to create totally unique, one-of-a-kind designs which may look complex but are easy to assemble when you use Kimberly’s construction methods.
These dynamic quilts are perfect for quilters of all skill levels and are easily adaptable for classrooms and weekend projects with friends. Kimberly even features a step-by-step chapter on how to successfully host your very own Jelly Roll Quilt Retreat!
Quilt a Travel Souvenir
Combine your love for quilts with a sense of adventure to create one-of-a-kind vacation memory quilts.
Over a dozen eye-catching quilt patterns will help you capture the vibrant color, texture, diversity, and grandeur of favorite European locales.
The projects feature a balanced mix of precision piecing techniques, fanciful machine appliqué, and stunning hand or machine embroidery.
Surrounded by gorgeous photography of the places that inspired them, the projects provide clear illustrations and an engaging writing style that will encourage you to make your own tangible quilted souvenir.