Quilt and Quilting Books
Quilting books are a useful tool for quilters of all levels. There are lots of books on learning to quilt in the world. Books are one of the best ways to learn new quilting techniques.
Those who are just starting to quilt can learn the basics by choosing from the “Quilting for Beginners” section, while those who are more advanced can find a new genre or skill such as “Crazy Quilts” and “Bargello Quilts”.
We feature a huge section of the industry’s best-selling quilt and quilting books from traditional quilts to modern quilts, from applique to piecing techniques, from hand quilting to machine quilting, from making quilts to everything in between.
To keep things simple, the books are organized by category. Browse this huge selection of quilt and quilting books that are very affordable and you can order online at Amazon.
Whether you’re just getting started in your adventure in quilting or you’re an experienced quilter looking to expand your skills, physical or digital books can assist you. Any of these books would look good on your bookshelf and make the perfect gift for a quilter.
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Books for all appliqué enthusiasts, whether you prefer the faster, fusible method or the more traditional methods.
Learn how to how to applique quilts and projects for the kitchen, living room, bedroom, kids' room and more.
Amish quilts are known for their simple and striking designs, their intricate quilting and solid color theme. Learn how to make an Amish quilt with these books.
Bargello quilt patterns are made up of strips of fabric pieced re pieced together to create the appearance of movement in the design.
Bargello quilts look complicated but making one is not as complicated as it looks.
If you are a fan of bargello quilts or just want to try your hand at making one, check out these books.
These quilt books include a whole collection of hundred of quilt blocks, borders and patterns for your favorite quilts and projects.
Shop for books filled with inspiration & step-by-step guides.
Charm packs and Layer Cake Squares are a collection of pre-cut fabric squares. Charm packs are 5" x 5". Layer Cake Squares are 10" x 10".
Versatile quilt blocks and designs can be made using charm packs and layer cakes. They are a quick and easy way to make a beautiful quilt; and such a time-saver.
Check out these quilting books that use charm packs and layer cake squares.
Learn to stitch an easy crazy quilt block using scraps and improv quilting.
These books have traditional and modern crazy quilts along with using the crazy quilt technique to make potholders, purses and more. Of course, you have to know how to make the various embroidery stitches used in crazy quilting, so you will find books on the stitches also.
Check out our crazy quilt selection of books.
Enhance Your Quilt! Embellish It!
With stitches, beads, button, rick rack and lace, a quilt can become a one-of-a-kind treasure. Embellishments add extra color and highlights to a quilt. Transform something plain into something extraordinary.
Learn how to add some interesting accents to your quilts with these books.
Books on the quilting technique - fabric folding.
Books with projects, quilts and more, using fat quarter bundles.
Learn how to hand quilt with these interesting books.
Quilting books with a holiday theme.
These books feature quilts and quilting from other countries.
Books on making quilts and projects with jelly roll bundles.
Learn how-to machine quilt with one of these books.
Books on memory and scrapbook quilts.
Quilting books that do not fit into the other categories.
Postcards, stickers, coloring books.
Books on foundation piecing, also known as paper piecing.
Books with patchwork quilt ideas.
Miscellaneous quilting project books.
Books with instructions and patterns for making purses, totes and bags.
Books which show how to quilt as-you-go.
Books on quilts you can make quickly, sometimes in a weekend.
Fabulous quilt design books.
Keep more than a journal! Keep track of your projects and quilting life.
Fictional novels with quilting content.
An assortment of books with various quilting techniques.
Quilt books using the rotary cutting technique.
Books on the Japanese quilting technique.
Do you have a pile of scrap fabric laying around in your sewing room and you don't know what to do with it? Are you looking for ideas for using up these scraps?
Use leftover fabric to create amazing crafts - tote bags, toys, bibs, wall hangings, table runners, quilts and much, much more - with these books.
Strip piecing is a helpful time-saving technique for piecing quilts and craft projects quickly and easily. By cutting strips from your stash or buying pre-cut fabric you can make fabulous strips quilts, wall hangings, table runners, tote bags and more that shine!
For instructions and project ideas, check out these books.
Yo-Yos are a great way to use scrap fabric.
A yo-yo is a circle that has the edge turned under with a running stitch and the thread pulls to form a circle that looks like a little rosette. Yo-yos are sewn together side-by-side in rows and can be used for open weave quilt tops, totes, toys, wall art and more. Singly they can be used as embellishments on quilts, clothing and craft projects.
These books are loaded with yo-yo craft ideas.