Holiday 2008-2009



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Karen Winter
Stockings to fit your personality 

Stamped, Stenciled, & Screened
Wholecloth Tree Skirt
Pokey Bolton
A tree skirt to reflect your holiday style

Fabric Gingerbread House
Jane Dávila
Make a deliciously quick centerpiece

Bedecked Wreaths
Frances Holliday Alford
Circles of colorful baubles and beads

A Very Merry Fabric Book
Beryl Taylor
Make ‘merry’ with fabric, papers, and embellishments

Snow Play Table Runner
Kathy Mack
Piece, appliqué, and stitch a seasonal table topper

Short & Sweet
Pokey Bolton
Candy cane napkin holders    

Easy Wine Bottle Gift Bags
Elin Waterston
Stitch one up in no time

Welcoming Wings
Beryl Taylor
A hanging wall garland

World of Joy Snow People
The Artgirlz
String a whimsical garland for your mantle or tree

Bouquets of Greetings
Dale Rollerson
Floral inspiration for holiday decorating

Felted & Stitched Ornaments
Judy Coates Perez
Stitch up some homespun warmth

Heavenly Angels
Sara Lechner
Needle-felted cherubs for holiday décor

Boughs of Memories
Tracie Lyn Huskamp
Nostalgic holiday ornaments





Pocket Postcards
Jane Dávila
An artful presentation for gift cards

Merry Mini Quilts
Virginia Spiegel
Tuck one in with your holiday cards

Embellished CD Covers
Karen Fricke
A creative way to house music,
, and more

Altered Mini Tins
Kathy Mack
Quilted covers enclose a tiny gift 

Dresden Flower Pincushion
Michele Muska
New life for a treasured pattern

Decorative Fabric Portfolio
Pokey Bolton
Colorful pockets for papers and more

Artful Eco Bags
Kelli Perkins
Shop in style

Fabric Luggage Tags
Helen Gregory
A small token that celebrates your
passion for fabric

Wildflower Romance Cuffs
Rose Gray
Decorate with stitches

Mini Messenger Bag
LuAnne Hedblom
Inkjet Fabric Collage

Festive Doggie Jacket
Pokey Bolton
Dress your pooch for the holidays 

Classic Evening Bag
Susan Brubaker Knapp
Funky or elegant, a great holiday

How to Make a Travel Scarf
Lois Jarvis
Make a lasting souvenir

Ribbons to Dye For
Lorri Scott
Create with shibori-dyed silk ribbons

Painted Mirror Frame
Laura and Linda Kemshall
Showcase a favorite photo or mirror

Jamie Fingal
Fashion one-of-a-kind treasures

Artful Book Covers
Lyric Kinard
From one artist to another

Framed Fabric Collages
Sherrie Spangler
Fast and easy gifts of art

A Quilted Family Tree
Virginia Cole
Build memories with vintage words

Cleo the Bunny
Tina Givens
Make whimsical animals from
fanciful fabrics

Children’s Artwork Made into Gifts
Jane LaFazio
Tips for stitching up memories






Check out the premiere
issue of Quilting Arts Gifts.

WinterSocks by Karin Winter, page 14


Painted Mirror Frame by Laura and Linda Kemshall
, page 116

Festive Doggie Jacket by Pokey Bolton, page 102 (Download the pattern)

Felted and stitched ornaments by Judy Coates Perez, page 56



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