Through the Window & Beyond: New Designs for Cathedral Window



Author: Lynne Edwards

Go beyond the classic Cathedral Window! With this book, you can explore exciting methods of folding and stitching fabric to expose inner layers of colour that define interesting geometric and textural variations of this timeless design. Create beautiful wall hangings and decorative cushions, then graduate to the striking Secret Garden variation or the intriguing Twisted Window design. Use Lynne’s designs and ideas as inspiration for creating your own quilts – ideal for the advanced quilt maker!

Featuring: Introducing the Cathedral Window, Getting Started, Making Classic Cathedral Windows (Nine Square Block, Cathedral Window Cushion, Knot Garden Quilt), The Secret Garden Variation (Secret Garden Frame, Secret Garden Corners, Secret Garden Centres, Secret Garden Quilts: Purple Quilt, Peacock Windows, Silver Blue Tower), Exploring New Shapes (Rectangle Template, Rectangles with Squares, Adding Windows, Designing with Three Shapes, Longer Rectangles, Even Longer Rectangles, Shades of Gill, Dawn to Dusk, Movement), Expanding your Design Options (Folded Triangles, Twisted Windows, Nine Patch Block, Kingfisher Blue Hanging, Cream Twisted Window Cushion), Cathedral Window Gallery, Finishing Techniques.

Published: 1995