~ Little Quilts with Charm ~


Need some ideas for using all the pre-cut fabrics that you love collecting?
Here are some fun books to get you on your way to creating with all those charms, strips, & rolls.

by the bundle book

By the Bundle
By Emma Jean Jansen

128 pages, soft cover, full color,
from Lucky Spool Media, Inc.

Turn precuts into patchwork with 12 fat quarter-friendly quilts. Go ahead...buy that bundle or finally untie that stack of fat quarters already in your stash. Australian fabric and pattern designer Emma Jean Jansen, inspires you to create 12 quilts designed to showcase everyone's favorite pre-cut.

$26.95 [Add to Cart]

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sew it! book

Sew It!
By Allison Nicoll

128 pages, soft cover, full color,
from Fun Stitch Studio

In this book, kids and teens can learn to make 17 easy precut-based projects that teach quiltmaking and sewing basics. They can start creating right away without the need for adult help, and each project helps build their sewing skills. Inspire a love of stitching that will last a lifetime!

$19.95 [Add to Cart]

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book - make precut quilts

Make Precut Quilts

40 pages, soft cover, full color,
from C&T Publishing.

Includes patterns form popular designers Liz Aneloski, Cheryl Arkinson, Mary Cowan, Rachel Griffith, Sherri McConnell, Amanda Murphy, Allison Nicoll, Camille Roskelley, and Sweetwater. Use the latest precuts from your favorite quilt shop or shop your stash! Includes 10 dazzling projects with both modern and traditional designs in a variety of sizes.

$14.95 [Add to Cart]

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book - smash your precut stash

Smash Your Precut Stash
By Kate Carlson Colleran and Elizabeth Viet Balderrama

96 pages, soft cover, full color,
from C&T Publishing

13 Quilts using your Jelly Rolls, Charm Squares, & Fat Quarters with Yardage. Never let your favorite precuts go to waste again. Alternate colorways and precut choices, such as using 3 fat quarters, 11 precut strips, or 42 charm squares.

$27.95 [Add to Cart]

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precut primer book

Precut Primer
By Barbara Groves & Mary Jacobson

45 pages, soft cover, full color,
from Me and My Sister Designs

With the abundance of precuts available on the market these days, where is a quilter to start? From Fat Quarters, Fat Eighths, and Layer Cakes straight on to Jelly Rolls, Charm Packs, and Mini Charm Packs; join Barb & Mary of Me and My Sisters Designs for a crash course in precut quilts! Precut Primer provides several fantastic quilts to make with each and every one, so dive right into the wonderful world of precuts.

$14.95 [Add to Cart]

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seems like scrappy book

Seems Like Scrappy
By Rebecca Silbaugh

64 pages, soft cover, full color,
from That Patchwork Place

Love the scrappy look? Enjoy the convenience of precuts? Here's the prefect combination of those two elements. Talented designer Rebecca Silbaugh spotlights an even broader selection of precut fabric–including hexagons! Achieve a delightfully scrappy look - even without a fabric stash - using precuts. Includes concise instructions for 14 eye-catching quilts in a variety of sizes and fabric styles, plus expert tips for successful scrap quilts, including how to mix textures and add a pop of color.

$22.99 [Add to Cart]

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strip smart quilts kathy brown

Strip-Smart Quilts -
16 Designs from One Easy Technique

By Kathy Brown
80 pages, soft cover, full color,
from That Patchwork Place

Discover 16 stunning quilts that are easy enough for anyone to make. Just stitch strip sets and cut them using the Creative Grids 90° Double-Strip Ruler (or another right-angle triangle ruler with appropriate markings) to create each mesmerizing design. Learn a super-easy triangle technique to create either scrappy quilts or designs with a more controlled look. Quilters can start with precut strips, fat quarters, or yardage.

$28.95 [Add to Cart]


Strip Savvy by Kate Henderson

Strip Savvy
By Kate Henderson

80 pages, soft cover, full color,
from The Patchwork Place

Start with strips for striking quilts! This exciting collection features fresh, bright designs inspired by traditional blocks, as well as a few all new block designs, discover a wide variety of patterns for everyone from novices to experts at a terrific value. Use convenient precut 2 1/2" strips or dive into your stash and create a quilt that's uniquely your own, Select from 18 fun projects and try techniques such as flying geese, half square triangles, triangle corners, and chain and strip piecing. Enhance your quilt design by making clever use of leftover strips in pieced borders and scrappy bindings.

$24.99 [Add to Cart]

a peek inside this book

stripology quilt book

By Gudrun Erla

16 pages, soft cover, black & white,
from GE Designs, Iceland

Six favorite strip patterns now made with 1 1/2" strips. # sizes for each pattern: Mini Quilt, Table Runner, and Crib size. Use your scraps, strips, and fat quarters to make any of the six patterns. Make your cutting efficient and 3 times quicker when you use the "Stripology" quilt ruler from Creative Grids.

$16.50 [Add to Cart]


Creative Grids Stripology Quilt Ruler

  • This ruler makes cutting Fast and Easy, you can cut full width fabric and fat quarters into the most popular
    pre-cuts on the market - 1-1/2 and 2-1/2 inch strips; 5 and 10 inch squares. It comes with fully illustrated step by step instructions

$ 54.95 [Add to Cart]

stripology book back

stripology squared book by gudrun erla

Stripology Squared
By Gudrun Erla

16 pages, soft cover, black & white,
from GE Designs, Iceland

Create any of the 10 unique quilts in any size, using precut 10" squares and the "Stripology" quilt ruler from Creative Grids. This ruler is Gudrun's very favorite for squaring up blocks, making disappearing blocks, and so on. The quilts in this book all use the ruler, though you can easily make them without it.

$24.99 [Add to Cart]

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