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Ladies Day Out with the Bonnet Girls by Helen R. Scott has 35 doll patterns that come to life as you place them in different settings or group them for a special event. 20 prop patterns are provided to enhance each setting.

  Bonnet Girls
Bonnet Girls

Patterns of the Past


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Ladies Day Out with the Bonnet Girls


Ladies Day Out with the Bonnet Girls

Author: Helen R. Scott
Pages: 95
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Weight: 1.1 lb
Publisher: American Quilter's Society
Cover: Soft

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Ladies MillineryMrs. Willis Dry Goods

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The romance of long skirts, pretty bonnets, and flowing ribbons evokes the feeling of an earlier era.

  • Childhood fun is recaptured in this sequel to the best selling Bonnet Girls book. These Whimsical designs make appliqué feel like dressing paper dolls as you depict ladies enjoying a game of croquet, shopping, a picnic by the lake, and other outings.
  • 35 doll patterns come to life as you place them in different settings or group them for a special event. Dresses, skirts, hats, bonnets, hair, arms, and hands can all be exchanged to create different positions and actions.
  • 20 prop patterns are provided to enhance each setting. Lanterns, shopping bags, mittens, shawls, candles, and parasols are among the charming pieces.

The Beach

Table of Contents

Introduction4Finding Ideas15
Part One: Getting Started5Creating Block Patterns15
Choosing Fabrics5Using Figure Guides17
Using Patterns7 Creating Shadow Appliqués18
Embroidery Appliqué9Designing with Quilting Stitches20
Embroidery Appliqué10Quilting Templates21
Embroidering Faces11Part Two: Prop Patterns22
Keeping Track12Composing with Props22
Look-Again Quilts13Part Three: Block Patterns30
Designing Your Own Blocks14About the Authors95


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Bonnet Girls


Bonnet Girls Bonnet Girls
Patterns of the Past

Author: Helen R. Scott
Pages: 111
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Publisher: American Quilter's Society
Cover: Soft
Code: 4FF0180
Weight: 1.10

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  • Choose from 18 Bonnet Girls, their children, menfolk, and pets to create a quilted family.
  • Change positions of bonnets, arms, hands, and legs to depict movement and different scenes.
  • Includes over 30 interchangeable props - hats, parasols, flowers, and background settings.
  • Add details such as lace, ribbons, beads, cords, and tassels for a sparkling finish.
  • Create a sense of weather by quilting wind, raindrops, snowflakes, or clouds.

Table of Contents

PART ONE - Getting Started 6 Eudora
Choosing Fabrics 6 Gwen 46
Patterns 7 Hannah 50
Marking Fabric 7 Isabella 55
Positioning Figures 8 Miss Janet 60
Marking Details 8Karen 64
Background and Backing9 Maureen 68
Embroidery Appliqué 10 Lois Jean 72
Embellishments 13Momma 76
Quilt as You Go 17 Leah 81
Quilting 18Nanny 86
Joining Blocks19Norma 91
PART TWO - Prop Patterns 21 Octavia 95
Using Props 21 Rachel 99
Combining Patterns and Props 22 April Rose103
PART THREE - Block Patterns 28 Drew 107
Ruby 29 Quilting Patterns 110
Augusta 33 ABOUT THE AUTHOR 111

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