Don't give up on your mismatched scraps — transform them into a stunning scrappy quilt! Sew Edyta's original Trail Mix quilt as you practice her signature techniques, starting with foolproof tips for fabric selection. Turn even the wildest stash into a well-coordinated quilt with the Rule of Five guidelines and tips for creating cohesive print combinations. Next, dive into methods for quickly cutting strips and assembling scrappy-square panels. Discover speedy piecing techniques as you create four- and nine-patches before tackling half-square triangles with tricks for fast mass production. Then, go behind the scenes with Edyta and learn how she designs her quilts! Plus, find out how to anchor any color palette and achieve precise piecing and neat Y-seams with step-by-step guidance. Finally, assemble your blocks and add borders and binding for a one-of-a-kind quilt that showcases your unique style.
Combine fabrics, fusible appliqué techniques and piecing possibilities as you create three lighthearted yet elegant quilt projects. Use Edyta's Rule of Five to choose fabric combinations that add dimension and visual interest to your work. Learn to personalize projects with pieced alphabet letters as you make a heartwarming table runner. Go step by step through creating a fusible appliqué wallhanging featuring a beautiful vase overflowing with flowers and topped off with a perched bird. Finally, combine pieced Dresden plates with fusible appliqué flowers for a quilt that's a breathtaking addition to any room. Blend rich colors, patterns and images to create joyful quilts that brighten any room and every day.