Best Weekend Quilts 2011
Welcome to the premiere issue of Quilters Newsletter's Best Weekend Quilts. Whether it's a charity quilt you need fast, or a quilt you can complete in a weekend – but looks like you spent a lot more time – you're sure to find a wealth of inspiration inside. Need a baby quilt for that last minute shower gift, a seasonal quilt for an upcoming holiday, or a keepsake for your special someone? No matter what "weekend quilt" means to you, we have more than 26 choices, and one is cetain to be perfect for your next project. Projects with easy piecing and applique include our scrappy cover quilt Lime in the Sassafras, as well as Motley Hues, the baby quilt Dimples, and the elegant Tulip Time and Fair Spanish Ladies. Foundation piecers will love the cheerful Neighborhoods, and a budding quilter can make Tween Scene for her own bed with wild, up-to-the-minute fabrics. Surprise a favorite veteran with the patriotic Liberty Eagle, and celebrate the holidays with Midnight Clear. With full-size patterns, 16 additional Handy Hints, and a myriad of quilting motifs, there's lots to enjoy in this issue — a grand total of 30 projects with the complete and expert instructions you expect from the staff of Quilters Newsletter.