Cathedral Window Quilt Books
These cathedral window patterns books are aimed at all those people who always wanted to make cathedral window projects, asking themselves how they could achieve the characteristic and elegant forms of this technique and perhaps also how they could change these shapes.
From traditional techniques to the most daring developments, in these cathedral window patterns books, you can explore and learn the bases to face any project with confidence.
Cathedral window patterns books: Course Workbook
It is a complete cathedral window course!
You will learn the different ways to make cathedral window technique while you create all these blocks.
And in ONE place!
Each block video tutorial will guide you, too.
In the book you will find all the elements you will need to learn easily. Look at these preview pages: step by step photos, schemes, and templates. It has got all covered!
This cathedral window patterns book is FOR YOU IF
You always wanted to make a cathedral window project, but you did not yet.
You already made a cathedral window project and you want more challenges.
You ask yourself how you could achieve the characteristic and elegant forms of this technique.
You want to know how you could change these shapes.
You want to explore and learn the bases to face any project with confidence.
Actually, this book is a complete cathedral window course! Check the content!
- Introduction to the cathedral window technique
- History overview
- Three basic methods description
- Which one is the best and for what
2-Fold and press method
The traditional way to make cathedral window: cut the pieces and fold. Press. Fold again and press. Then sew.
- square block
- rectangular block
- triangular block
3-Fold and sew method
The fast way to make cathedral window: cut the pieces and fold. Press. Sew.
- square and rectangular block
- “Dresden” block
- “Flying Geese” block
- “Hexies” block
- “Roses” block
- “Luminosa” block
- “Star and Crosses” block
- How to use the templates
- How to deal with seams
- How to apply the windows
- How to choose the best fabrics
- How to choose the color palette
- Cathedral window blocks video library
- Printer-friendly pdf patterns
About cathedral window technique
Usually, I read comments about cathedral window and for some people is hard. I understand, I felt the same when I started.
All the things I learned and the difficulties I had when I first tried cathedral window allowed me to know now what you might need to feel confident and try it!
Having this in mind I included all the pedagogic tools I know so you can have a great experience learning cathedral window technique.
- Step by step photo instructions
- Video tutorial
- Printer-friendly PDF
- 100% size templates
- Clear schemes to guide you
- Useful tools
- Tips and little secrets