Mariners Quilt Guild

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shots_stripesIn Kaffe Fassett Quilts Shots and Stripes, renowned quilter Kaffe Fassett and coauthor Liza Prior Lucy present 24 projects — small and large, beginner and advanced—made with iridescent solid-coloured cotton fabrics (called shot cottons) and woven striped cotton fabrics. Inspired by worldwide travels and a plethora of ethnic textiles, including Amish quilts in the U.S., Japanese indigo patched work clothes, and African weavings, the projects featured include full-size bed quilts as well as smaller pieces such as throws, wall hangings, table runners and pillows. Continue reading