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One-Patch Plus

One-Patch Plus

A new twist on One-Patch Piecing!

Start with the basic piecing, add easy and gently curved edges, and prepare to be amazed! With this innovative new one-patch technique see basic one-patch piecing in a whole new light! Using these one patch shapes: Kite, Half Hexagon, Isosceles Triangles, Curved Diamond, Half Clamshell and Flowing Ribbon, create one-of-a-kind quilts. Lots of step-by-step photos and clear instructions ensure your success.

To make it easy the creative process is broken down into three major steps: color, design, and theme. You're taken through easy-to-follow instructions no matter what your skill level!

This 3 step approach lets you create wonderful original pieces of fiber art. You'll be hooked before you know it!

Inside find:

  • 4 Complete quilt projects.

  • Learn to choose colors, a theme and lay out pieces.

  • Learn to draft your own templates.

Don't forget to order the One-Patch Plus template set also!

One-Patch Plus - $24.95


Strips 'n Curves Book

Strips ‘n Curves

Get ready for Louisa Smith's innovative new quiltmaking technique, and see basic strip-piecing in a whole new light. The combination of straight lines and gentle curves creates zingy but easy-to-make quilts. You'll be hooked before you know it!

  • Three complete quilt projects lead you from beginner though advanced levels.

  • Learn to choose colors and lay out blocks to give your quilt drama and contrast.

  • Create one-of-a-kind quilts that look complicated but are simple to construct.

All our templates are made from see-through acrylic template material and include the ¼-inch seam allowances; can be used with the rotary cutter.

Strips ‘n Curves - Order from C&T Publishing


A New Twist on Strips 'n Curves

A New Twist on Strips ‘n Curves

Featuring The Swirl, The Half Clamshell, Free-Form Curves, and Strips ‘n Circles

  • Start with basic strip piecing, add easy gentle curved edges, and prepare to be amazed!

  • Louisa introduces four design concepts: two template-based and two template-free, all with step-by-step instructions.

  • New techniques with old templates!

Whether you own Louisa's 2001 best-selling Strips ‘n Curves, or you're new to the world of combining curved-edge and strip piecing, you'll love the fresh ideas and fabulous inspiration in this book.

Learn her four new techniques: Half Clamshell, Free-Form Curves, Strips ‘n Circles, and The Swirl. Then try them in four complete project quilts! Lots of step-by-step photos and clear instructions ensure your success. And wait until you see the gallery! Ideas for home decor, garments, and quilts, quilts, quilts!

Strips ‘n Curves - Order from C&T Publishing


The Basic Set

The Basic Set - finished block size 9”
Four pieces - $29.95
The L-Shape, 1/4 Circle, 1/2 Circle, and the Wave.
(See page 26 of S ‘n C book)


The Basic Set II

The Basic Set II - finished block size 9”
Four pieces - $24.95
Please note this set contains additional pieces for the Basic Set and needs to be used with the Basic Set.
(See page 30 of S ‘n C book - C, C2, C3 & C4)


The Mini Beg n Borrow Set

The Mini Beg ‘n Borrow Set - finished block size 6”
Five pieces - $24.95
This set will create a 6" finished block. It can be used as is or with the basic set to create more design possibilities.
Please note that the three small quarter circles this set are the same three pieces in the Negative/Positive Set)
(See page 60 of S ‘n C book contains: A1, A2, A4, A6, A8)


The Negative/Positive Set

The Negative/Positive Set - finished block size 9”
Four pieces - $29.95
Please note that the three small quarter circles in the set are the same three pieces in the Mini Beg & Borrow Set)
(See page 64 of S ‘n C book - A, C, D & E)


Flow Ribbon Template

The Flowing Ribbon Template - finished block size 6”
One piece - $6.95

(See page 68 of S ‘n C book - one template)
(Can be used with the Half Clamshell from the One Patch Plus set!)


One Patch Plus

One Patch Plus Set - Four acrylic One Patch templates, includes the Kite, the Curved Kite, the Curved diamond and the Half Clamshell. - $24.95


The Swirl

The Swirl - finished block size 9"
Three pieces - $25.95
The L-Shape, the Half Circle, and the Wave
Please note: 4 blocks create the swirl effect.


The Half Clamshell

The Half Clamshell - finished block size 12"
Two pieces - $17.95
The Half Clamshell and the Orange Peel.
Please note: 4 shapes create a 12" block.

See gallery for quilts.


Jazzy Jacket Vest

Jazzy Jacket Vest Pattern
Quilted vest pattern includes seven sizes: 4-6, 8, 10, 12, 14-16.
$8.00


Reversible Jacket

Reversible Jacket Pattern
Vest option also. Includes sizes from XS to 3XL.
$16.00