Do you have a bag of men's ties stashed away somewhere, just waiting for a good project idea? You can stop wondering what to do with those ties that your dad or husband no longer wears. Use them to make pillows, lamp shades, wall quilts or art-to-wear. Create new treasures from old ties that are probably the same ones that you have given as gifts on Father's Day, birthdays and Christmas. Shirley Botsford's glorious book is packed with over 30 functional and keepsake projects. Included are full-size patterns, step-by-step instructions and illustrations, plus inspiration, ideas, tips and techniques to create even more.Stitch corners to remaining border strips P/B and stitch border/corner strips to remaining edge of quilt top. 7) Mark quilting ... Men are especially interested because when they find out that Ia#39;ve used ties, they like to search the patchwork for a familiar tie fabric that they recognize from their own tie collection. ... Use these instructions to get started and you will find that soon youa#39;re creating your own designs.
|Publisher||:||Krause Publications - 1997-02-01|