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  • Publisher: Cico Books
  • Edition: BC Paperback With flaps
  • Publication: 14 April 2020
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782498469
  • Stock: Not Yet Published
  • Size: 208x276 mm
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Pages: 160
  • RRP: £14.99
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Old Quilts, New Life


18 step-by-step projects inspired by quilts from the American Folk Art Museum by Sarah Fielke

Book Description

Old Quilts, New Life features 18 stunning quilts designed by passionate quilter, author and designer, Sarah Fielke. Sarah has selected nine beautiful quilts from The American Folk Art Museum in New York and created two designs inspired by each quilt the first, a sympathetic interpretation of the original piece and the second, a more contemporary creation. Old Quilts, New Life showcases these stunning quilts each one accompanied by step-by-step instructions so you can create them at home. The book takes you through the history of the quilting tradition and explores the techniques and styles employed by quilters over the centuries. From the beautiful simplicity of an Amish quilt to a pretty pinwheel design, there is a quilt here to suit all skill levels and personal styles.

About the Author

About Sarah Fielke

Sarah Fielke is a quilter, teacher, designer, and author of five hugely successful quilt books: Material Obsession: Contemporary Quilt Designs, Material Obsession Two: Shared Inspiration, Quilting: From Little Things, and, for CICO Books, Hand Quilted with Love and Little Quilts. Based in Australia, Sarah has designed seven quilting fabric collections in her trademark whimsical designs. She regularly teaches classes on how to make her unique style of quilts at craft shows and in quilt shops around the world, and online at You can find her at and on her blog,

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