by Kaffe Fassett with Liza Prior Lucy
Past meets present in this dazzling collection of new quilts from design genius Kaffe Fassett. Drawing inspiration for the textile treasures of the Victoria & Albert Museum, London's world-famous decorative arts museum, Kaffe has created 23 gorgeous new patchwork designs. Each is a sympathetic interpretation of an antique source, using updated color schemes and contemporary sewing techniques. All the designs are easily accessible to today's quilters. Each design has full instructions and easy-to-follow colored piecing diagrams. All the basic techniques are covered, from start to finish, including simple applique and quilting methods, and the book is lavishly illustrated throughout with close-ups of each quilt, gorgeous photography on location, and clear color design templates. Kaffe Fassett's Museum Quilts, Designs Inspired by the Victoria & Albert Museum, by Kaffe Fassett, with Liza Prior Lucy. Hardcover book with 160 pages.