Quilt master Fassett and co-author Lucy present 24 projects--small and large, beginner and advanced--made with iridescent solid-colored cotton fabrics and woven striped cotton fabrics, all photographed in and around his weekend home on England´s southern coast.
Kaffe Fassett has been producing some of the world´s most exquisite knitting designs for over 30 years. He has worked with everyone from Missoni to Bill Gibb, designing diverse and beautiful knitwear that is worn all over the world. Now Kaffe Fassett´s Pattern Library provides in one volume a collection of over 190 of his most inspiring pieces. Each design is illustrated with a close-up photographic swatch, accompanied by a detailed colour chart so you can copy the pattern. A general chapter on creating your own designs, covering issues such as scale, repeats and borders, enables you to share in Kaffe´s creative process and benefit from his unique tips in designing your own pieces. For Kaffe Fassett fans and anyone who loves the art of knitting, this book will be an absolute must-have.
In this 21st installment of Fassett´s ever-popular series of patchwork and quilting books, the author revisits many of his favorite medallion quilt blocks. Photographed at the world-famous Hidcote Manor Garden in the beautiful Cotswolds countryside, these delectable quilts find their perfect setting among the brilliant flower borders, avenues of trees, and stunning architectural features.
World-renowned quilter Fassett demonstrates how basic geometric forms--squares, rectangles, triangles, diamonds, circles, and quarter-circles--inspire his quilt designs. Twenty-three of his inventive quilts are showcased, along with step-by-step instructions for making each one.
For the millions of fashion-conscious knitters of today--a full color, gorgeously illustrated guide for making sleek and stylish knitwear.´´Vintage Knits´´ presents 30 patterns, updated and reinterpreted from original postwar designs from the Yesterknits Museum. 85 photos.