Not Your Grandmother's Dresden Plate Quilts! 13 lively new Dresden Plate quilts serve up a visual feast of contemporary colors and clever designs for all skill levels. Change up the look of your quilts with lots of variations on the basic Dresden Plate block and settings. Use breakthrough piecing techniques to put together a whole quilt of perfect blocks in a day. Check out the gallery of quilts to see how much fun Dresden Plates can be. Includes a complete set of templates for successful cutting, pressing, and placement. Forget everything you thought you knew about Dresden Plate quilts. The new Dresdens are colorful, clever, and fun-nothing stodgy or old-fashioned here! They're easy to make, too, with Anelie Belden's new stitch-and-flip technique. Try this fresh take on an old favorite.The peaked, threeasided, and curved tops all use the same template for cutting out the blade, and the construction of the blade determines the final shape of the top. The straight top and 3aD half circle are made using the same template, with an added piece completing the top of the 3aD halfacircle ... Iron this to 2 more layers of freezer paper, making sure the last layer has the shiny side facing out.
|Title||:||Thoroughly Modern Dresden|
|Publisher||:||C&T Publishing Inc - 2010-11-05|