Beautiful Bags, Pouches, and Quilts by Yoko Saito
[Softcover, 104 pages] Yoko Saito's Beautiful Bags, Pouches, and Quilts: Projects That are a Pleasure to Make and Fun to Use. From Japanese master quilt artist Yoko Saito comes this collection of exquisite quilts, bags, and more -- each immersed in tradition yet refreshingly modern in style. Saito shares 25 all-new designs that spotlight her immaculate attention to the tiniest details -- pleats, tucks, scallops, and whimsical motifs infuse each piece with originality. Using patchwork, appliqué, and embroidery, Ms. Saito surprises by broadening her celebrated taupe color palettes. Projects that spotlight nature-inspired motifs and fascinating geometric patterns include everything from small quilts and mini pouches to roomy handbags and a notepad cover. Instructions and full-sized pullout patterns for making each project are included.