Gather up your little precuts--charm school is back in session! Discover fresh designs from the popular authors of Country Threads Goes to Charm School. Sparkling with energy, these quilts make the most of today's 5" precut squares and also include instructions for using yardage.
- Choose from 20 patterns and gather fun decorating and gift-giving ideas
- Make appealing designs such as table runners, doll quilts, a pillow, and a tree skirt in fabrics ranging from country to bright, reproduction, theme prints, and more
- Try new techniques and get lots of quilting pleasure from these little, quick-to-finish projects
Gather up all those 5" precut squares. Charm school is back in session! Discover 20 fresh designs from the popular authors of Country Threads Goes to Charm School. Spanning doll quilts to table runners, this diverse array of little, quick-to-finish projects shows you how to make the most of charm squares. Among the fun mix of projects is a pillow with pizzazz and a festive tree skirt for the holidays. To help you get started, Connie and Mary share their handy techniques for working with charm squares as well as their time-tested quilting basics. If you don't have precut squares, don't worry; the projects also include non-precut yardage.
Mary Etherington is a popular author and a cofounder, with Connie Tesene, of the famed Country Threads Quilt Shop. Although officially retired from the quilt-shop business, Mary and Connie stay in touch with former customers through the Country Threads Chicken Scratch blog, with farm news that includes quilting, gardening, homemaking, and pets. Mary keeps busy by caring for her animals, tending many houseplants and succulents, and playing piano at church.Contact Mary Etherington
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Since closing the Country Threads quilt shop in 2014, Connie has enjoyed the luxury of time--time for gardening, babysitting, volunteering, traveling, reading, and of course, quiltmaking. She and her husband, Roy, still live in the home where they raised their three boys. It's a wonderful house with an extensive garden. Connie and Mary stay in touch with former customers through the Country Threads Chicken Scratch blog, with farm news that includes quilting, gardening, homemaking, and pets. Connie would like to be remembered as a maker of pies, quilts, gardens, art, fun, and a cozy home.Visit Connie's website
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