Quilters Companion



Scraps, Inc

Compiled by Susanne Woods

We love fabric, we love making quilts. End result — we have scraps! No need to stress … 15 fabulous modern, scrappy quilts are offered in this softcover publication. The quilt designs are as diverse as the 15 quiltmakers. Strip piecing, template cutting, foundation piecing and appliqué techniques are used to construct the quilts. Some utilise busy fabrics and design, while others feature more negative space in their designs.

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Rebecca Hastings
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