Dresden Quilt Blocks Reimagined

Dresden Quilt Blocks Reimagined

Sew your Own Playful Plates : 25 Elements to Mix & Match

Book - 2019
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"Mix and match the 4 edge treatments, 16 sizes, and endless fabric combinations to make Dresden Plate quilts"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents: Expanding and exploring the Dresden plate quilt block
The basics of the Dresden wedge and plate
Tools and supplies
Fabric choices
Planning and cutting wedges
Dresden plate edges and centers
Edge variations
Straight-edge plate
Pointed-edge plates
Curved-edge plate
Three-sided edge plate
The Dresden center
Stabilize the center opening
Make the center
Dresden block edges: construction steps
Dresden 201 : pieced designs
Strip-set piecing
Symmetric-pieced wedges
Two fabrics
three fabrics
Asymmetric-pieced wedges
Two fabrics
cogwheel Dresden
Four fabrics
bull's-eye Dresden
Adding single-fabric wedges
Compass rose
Single-wedge piecing
Split-wedge Dresden
Sawtooth Dresden
Flying geese Dresden
There's more to be done
Layered blocks
Partial blocks
Borders or straight piecing
Extending the size of the wedge
Repurposed fabrics
Fun ideas for using Dresden blocks
Everything you need to know
Glossary of terms
Clipping tool for chain piecing
Pressing bar
Center placement tool
Centering tool for points
Template patterns
Publisher: Lafayette, CA : C&T Publishing, Inc., [2019]
Copyright Date: ©2019
Branch Call Number: 746.46041 GRI PBK
Characteristics: 79 pages : illustrations ( some color) ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9781617457937


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