See more ideas about string quilts, mini quilts and small quilts. You might start buying fabric based on how cute the selvage is. Like the ticket stubs you keep from a fabulous show, each selvage is a souvenir of a fabric youve selected and used. Now you can upcycle those marvelous selvages into remarkable new projects. Save the selvages quilting project book cozy quilt designs using fabric selvages for small projects by sandy thompson 20120503 mass market paperback january 1, 1853 4. By sandy thompson save the selvages quilting project book cozy quilt designs using fabric selvages for small projects paperback on. See all 2 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. You may hang out in class and quilt shops asking others, you gonna use that. Marquerite van eijck of the netherlands added some great applique to this wonderful selvage bookcase quilt, so i decided to show it to you again. Mia has a big advantage when it comes to collecting selvages. Im going to have to tackle some of them because it seems that the bag of selvages is reproducing while tucked away in.
You may hang out in class and quilt shop keepsake quilting features a rich collection of highquality cotton quilting fabrics, quilt kits, quilting patterns, and more at the best prices. Save the selvages quilting project book cozy quilt designs using fabric selvages for small projects paperback january 1, 2012. Sandy has designed this book so that all the projects start with. Save the selvages quilting project book cozy quilt designs.
Save the selvages the ultimate small projects book by sandy thompson warning. I thought it looked great before, but she had other ideas. To sum up, in this tutorial ive shown you how to use your selvages to make selvage fabric. Save the selvages the ultimate small projects book. Save the selvages quilting project book cozy quilt designs using fabric selvages for small projects 9780982741535. Save the selvages the ultimate small projects book softcover by thompson, sandy warning. Incorporate these unique scraps with 3 easysew methods for narrow and widecut selvages. This beautiful selvage quilt is the work of canadian quilter and fiction author riel nason. We love the projects in sandy thompsons book save the selvages, published through cozy quilt design, so naturally we thought of her right away. Save the selvages quilting project book cozy quilt designs using fabric selvages for small projects. And dont forget, the book of the month is 20% off all month.
Not only can you use selvages to make quilts, you can use selvages in all sorts of projects. Since ive been sewing so much with my new nq900, ive been adding lots of selvages to my collection. Daniela stout of cozy quilt designs is here today to tell you a little bit about our december book of. Save the selvagessample project quilting designs, quilt patterns. You can view her flickr photostream, and her website quilts by elena. Each selvage in the print is an actual timeless treasures design. Most quilt patterns assume 40 of usable fabric width. Youll love the variety of ways she has come up with to put together selvages to make everything f. Book save the selvages the ultimate small project book, for cozy quilt designs, fast shipping, bk125.
Daniela stout of cozy quilt designs is here today to tell you a little bit about our december book of the month, save the selvages by sandy thompson. Riel nason has put together an amazing collection of projects in her new book, modern selvage quilting. See more ideas about quilts, string quilts and quilting projects. Etsy your place to buy and sell all things handmade.
Save the selvages quilting project book cozy quilt designs using fabric selvages for small projects paperback january 1, 2012 by sandy thompson author visit amazons sandy thompson page. I recently bought a book from connecting threads called wait for it save the selvages and its full of great smaller projects. Save the selvages the ultimate small project book by sandy thompson. Showcase your selvages the edgy way with 17 projects of all sizes. When cutting from yardage, leave yourself at least a 40 width of usable fabric. I saw a bookcase quilt where all the books were selveges. Saranac quilt pattern 1 save the selvages 1 saw tooth quilt 3 scotland 1 scrabble quilt 1 scrap applique quilt 1 scrap pillow 1 scrap quilt 47 scrap quilt pattern 34. To this day, i still find myself wanting to measure to the selvages when i cut out patterns. With vitalsource, you can save up to compared to print.
Ideally youll want to cut and save your selvages from fabric that is brand new, or never been cut. Save the selvages the ultimate small projects book softcover by thompson, sandy see more. Sandy has designed this book so that all the projects start with the same technique. The jars are packed full so when i fell hard for this quilt by jodi on pleasant home blog, i knew just what i wanted to make with my precious selvages. In case you wonder, i try to add at least one inch of color when i cut off my selvage from the yardage. Selvages and scraps runner nice great use of scraps.
Sewing with selvages tutorial so i promised back here a tutorial on sewing with selvages, and i am happy to say, that today is the day and i am excited to share with you the basics of stitching with those treasured little selvages that we trim from the edges of the fabric and then save and save. Ive been saving selvages in 2 plastic animal cracker jars for several years now. Sandy has designed this book so that all the projects start with the. Selvages and scraps runner the quilting forum missouri. This is so clever book quilt, quilt making, quilts. You can still cut selvages from fabric that isnt so fresh. You can use selvage fabric in a variety of different projects, such as garments, tote bags, and quilt blocks. It was a fast and easy project that turned out just great now that ive read the book, im going to trim my selvages a little wider than i have been and im going to make sure that i save them all. See more ideas about string quilts, quilting projects and quilts. A cozy quilts design stop tossing those selvages and start saving them.
This colorful selvage quilt was made by elena mcdowell of texas. The quilt place floridas favorite quilt shop 575 barton blvd. From the book intentional piecing by amy friend may 2016 by amy friend for months now, i have been telling people to save their selvages because i had a pattern coming up that i was excited about. I think this would be a fun class to teach at my local quilt shop too, so im going to ask them to order in the book. Kp books modified myrt handbag crazy quilting with attitude pattern new buy or rent barbara randles crazy quilting with attitude as an etextbook and get instant access. In my next post, im showing you a bunch of different ways to use your newly minted selvage fabric.
Therefore it will save you a lot of time to find a technique for making them that. By sandy thompson save the selvages quilting project book. She offers to cut customers fabric into strips for them if they let her keep the selvages. Gotta find a box, tote, bucket or bag to start stuffing them in. Save the selvages gives you the instruction and inspiration to see those edges in a totally different light.93 378 999 407 1429 1219 1489 1326 137 99 1342 982 996 242 1463 247 1100 122 893 79 556 1307 589 294 1046 797 398 48 876 1265 834 229 995