The Quilter's Bible is the indispensable guide to patchwork, quilting and appliqué. With over 220 techniques this book is filled with detailed advise and ideas, with clear step-by-step instructions for beginners, together with tips from expert quilters for those more experienced quilters. Quilting techniques featured include the basics such as making a quilt sandwich, hand and machine quilting, basting and binding a quilt, along with big stitch, sashiko, free motion, cordered and stuffed (trapunto) quilting. There are also 15 quilt projects ranging from bags and cushions to bed quilts, with step-by-step instructions enabling you to try out the techniques you've learned. The patchwork section offers over 100 patchwork blocks plus techniques including piecing, foundation piecing, English paper piecing. The appliqué section covers various forms of appliqué such as needle-turn, reverse, inlaid and shadow, as well as fusible web and freeze paper. The Quilter's Bible is the most comprehensive must-have book for all Quilters !