Soft Expressions supporting the expressive quilter in tradition innovation art and computer with Sharla Hicks

Search Website
Nav BarGalleries, be inspired by others expressive quilters workHelp to get the most out of browsing SoftExpressions.comNewsletter with how-tos, tutuorials, reviews on quilting software and quilt embellishment for the expressive quilterQuilting Software Home Page: Supporting the Expressive Quilter in Tradition, Innovation, Art and Computer Quilting with Sharla Hickscontact info and site map
Nav BarstorefrontSearchLog-in: Account / Wish ListProduct ListCheckoutBasket Contents

Free Shipping @ $100*
*Heavy Weight Exclusions

Expressive Quilters' Newsletter
Subscribe to Interest List(s)

Sale and New Items
Laurel Burch
Art Girlz Felt, Charms, Stamps
Jenny Hasking Magazines, Embroidery CDs, Quilting Software
1000+ Helpful Books for Quilting and Computer Quilters, find helpful books on quilt construction, design, printing on fabric, using the software programs and more.
Magazines: Quilting Arts, Creative Expressions, Cloth Paper & Scissors
Quilt Patterns
Notions for Quilters like Marti Michelle Templates, Rulers, Mats, Rotary Cutters, Sewing Accessories, Machine Quilting Supplies and more.
This is a expanding category with quilt giftwrap, jewelry, helpful must have tools, watches, organizers and beautiful storage boxes.
Paper Piecing Software and helpful tools like finger press, foundation printer sheets, rulers, books and . . . .
Helpful products for quilting memory quilts and labels like Bubble Jet Set 2000 and June Tailor Fabrics
DVDs, CDs and Videos
Find all the popular programs like Electric Quilt, Quilt-Pro, PCQuilt, Paper Piecing programs, Redwork, Designing CD, Repligator, Creative Impusle and more for the traditional and innovative quilter.
Dyes, Paints and Pens
Foils & Glitter
Iron-on Applique Patches
Beads and Charms
Angelina Fibers for Innovative Quilter
Threads, Yarn and Fiber
Needle Felting Roving & SuppliesThis section will answer your questions about shipping methods, costs, handling and more.
bullet iconShip International
bullet iconCompany Profile
bullet iconMail, Fax Form
bullet iconReturn, Exchange, Damage
bullet iconWebsite Use Disclaimer

Find Soft Expressions on Facebook

Book Details
line divider
20 to 40% off 2,000+ Books & Magazines Index

Quilting in the Big Stitch Style by Billie Lauder covers the technique required to use heavier thread and large stitches to for hand quilting.  Simple diagrams and advise will have you up to speed in no time.

Other Books, CDs and Patterns by Billie Lauder click here

Book Details
line divider
20 to 40% off 2,000+ Books & Magazines Index

Quilting in the Big Stitch Style

Quilting in the BigStitch Style

Author: Billie Lauder
Pages: 28
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Publisher: Easymade
Item Code: 4n1860
20% off: $12.76
MSRP: $15.95

Sold Out, Out of Print
NOTE: See Related Books & Supplies Below

About Billie Lauder:

Billie has been teaching Quiltmaking since 1976. A third generation quilter, she has inherited her love of quilts from her grandmother and mother and has the ability to make quiltmaking easy and understandable for every level of quilter. Her teaching techniques and quilts have also been featured on seventeen episodes of the Home & Garden Television Networks series Simply Quilts! hosted by Alex Anderson. Billie is teaching various quiltmaking techniques across the United States for quilt guilds, shops and other organizations and is a certified teacher in Art and Anthropology.


Back Cover Information

What is the Big Stitch Style of quilting?

Big Stitch Style of quilting is quilting with a thicker thread and uneven stitches. The stitch length is longer on the top surface of the quilt and smaller on the bottom. It is a combination of Sashiko and the depression stitch.

Table of Contents:

What is the Big Stitch Style of Quilting?4Ovals 13
Who should use the Big Stitch Style of quilting? Overall14
Basic supplies and tool4Diamonds 15
Making your own templates5Fans 18
Using the templates 5Simple Border 20
How to do the Big Stitch 6Braided Shaded Nine Patch Quilt22
Starting and Stopping 7 Quilt Sandwich 26
Stitching 7Binding 28
Circles 12  

line break

Paper Pieced Foundations Patterns by Billie Lauder: Quilts In A Row

Appliqué & Pieced: Row Quilt BOOK

40% off
Row by Row Seasonal Quilts
Row by Row Seasonal Quilts

by Linda Lum DeBono

40% off
Quilts In A Row
Paper Pieced
Hats & Purses
Hats & Purses Patterns

40% off
Quilts In A Row
Paper Pieced
Patriotic Themes
Patriotic Themes Pattern
40% off
Quilts In A Row
Paper Pieced
Shoes & Boots
Shoes & Boot Patterns

Back to Top

Site Map
& Picture Indexes
10% TO 60% OFF

Books & Patterns

Threads, Ribbons, Yarns & Angelina Fibers, Roving

Feedback and questions are welcome!


Soft Expressions
Pacific Time Zone
Office Hours & Will Call:

Monday to Friday 10:30 AM to 4 PM
Toll Free USA or Canada: 888-545-8616
Fax: 714-630-8970 Phone: 714-630-7414

Search Website

Expressive Quilters' Newsletter
Subscribe to Interest List(s)
Find Soft Expressions on Facebook

spacerStorespacerReviewsspacerNewslettersspacerGalleriesspacerHelp spacerWebsite Conditions of Use
Website Design by Sharla R. Hicks, Soft Expressions, all text and art contained on this site © 1996-2014