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Lisa Boyer is a breeze of fresh air. She brings you back to the pleasure of quilting with her confessions and adventures in Stash Envy!


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Stash Envy
And Other Quilting Confessions and Adventures

Author: Lisa Boyer
Pages: 142
Page size: 4" x 6"
Publisher: Good Books
Cover:Soft
Item Code: 4HG0940
Weight: 0.6 lb

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About the Author

Lisa became a self-taught quilter at age eight. Lisa combines her love of quilting with her background in science and psychology which results in some strangely unique philosophies. Her first book was That Dorky Homemade Look—Quilting Lessons from a Parallel Universe.

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Another books of quilting humor from the author of the ever-popular book That Dorky Homemade Look!

Funny woman Lisa Boyer is an expert quilter. And she's determined to enjoy making quilts. In fact, she will not let the risk of making a mistake, or a less-than-perfect quilt, keep her from relishing the task! In the 34 chapters of this new book, Lisa covers:

  • the need for new fabric colors—"blurple", "rorange", and "brellow", to name a few;
  • The virtues of lumps in a quilt;
  • How to share your bum fat quarter at a fabric exchange
  • how crocheting doilies will drive you back to quilting
  • How to cope when your quilts lack depth and dimension

 

Table of Contents

Quilt, Interrupted
3
The Making of a Quilt Rebel
70
An Open Letter to the Worldwide Quilt Judging Organization
7
The Quilt Aftermath
74
Good Ol' "Alice What's-Her-Name"
12
A Practical Quilt Gift-Giving Guide
77
Grandma's Crummy Quilt Top
16
Doily Days
80
A Bad Flattitude
20
Zoning Out to Quilt Land
84
Diary of a Wedding Quilt
24
The Purple Ribbon
88
Ask Not for Whom the Vision Blurs
28
As Long As It Takes
9296
My New Improved Seam Ripper
32
Quilt Radio
100
If You Can't Say Anything Nice...
36
Lisa's Machine Quilting Tips
104
Scenes from an Elevator
40
"I Think it Was Blue"
108112
Fried from the Quilt Factory
43
I Married A Nerd
116
A Colorful Vocabulary
47
My "Expert" Opinion
120
The Two O'Clock Syndrome
51
Tiara's Quilt
124
My Inspiration
54
A Perfect Moment in Time
128
Here, Spot!
58
Quilting in Hawaii
133
The Complex Mathematics of "Should"
62
About the Author
141
Quilt in a Decade?
66
  

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