a range of sources beyond the usual ‘craft’ world. Art,
architecture, graphic design and interior design are a few of the disciplines
studied by modern quilters who looking for fresh design ideas. It is not
uncommon to stumble across modern quilting blogs where the bloggers interior
design choices are as alluring and inspiring as the quilts!
interior design has infused her quilting. The result is a range
of projects that are fresh, clean, and thoroughly modern.
range of projects from quilts, pillows, tableware, toys and nursery items.
quilting and sewing techniques are explained with clear illustrations
and detailed descriptions.
colours, giving the projects a crisp modern look. For me these are the best projects,
the solids allow Melissa’s clever design work to really steal the show. Chevrons, drunkard’s path, and flying geese are some of the familiar designs made modern.
are suitable for beginners. Gift inspiration is abundant, with projects suitable for baby showers and house warmings.
instructions, with tips and tricks to save you time. Diagrams detail the construction methods and there are lots of photographs including close ups of the quilting.
looking to make statement quilts for their home, or for the beginner
who wants to start with something small but dream big!
I think it will convert many people who are yet to discover
how stylish modern quilting can be.