Quilting: A Selection of Books and Magazines

quiltQuilting is a very popular past-time and it’s evident in the number of books and magazines on the subject.  Cheshire Library has a wonderful selection of titles to choose from.  Here’s just a few:

FICTION

Persian Pickle Club by Sandra Dallas

When The Heart Cries by Cindy Woodsmall

The Runaway Quilt by Jennifer Chiaverini

A Single Thread by Marie Bostwick

The Cat, The Mill and The Murder by Leann Sweeney

The Good-bye Quilt by Susan Wiggs

Touching Stars by Emilie Richards

NON-FICTION

First Steps to Free-motion Quilting by Christina Cameli

Quilting Happiness by Christina Lane

Tula Pink’s City Sampler by Tula Pink

Kaffe Fassett Quilts: Shots and Stripes by Kaffe Fassett

The Quilting Bible– Creative Publishing

MAGAZINES

American Patchwork & Quilting

Quilter’s Newsletter

 

For a look at our entire collection, click here.

And take a look at the beautiful Cheshire Bicentennial Quilt hanging up at the Library on the main level.  It was made by 25 local artists beginning on July 4, 1975 and presented to the Town Council on February 9, 1976.

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