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BOOK UPDATE: PRE-ORDER now CLOSED

Updated: Mar 6

It's finished! (Just waiting to receive our test print book before it goes into printing production).

This book will be available as a PDF download as well as a limited edition spiral-bound printed book.

Read on to learn more about our upcoming book 'The Quilt-as-you-go Companion' and how you can pre-order a limited edition spiral bound printed edition.

(Please note: Payment is not required until the book is ready to ship)


The Quilt-as-you-go Companion

By Monica Poole

 

Launching March 2024


Price and shipping information:

We have been researching the best method to get our book printed and self-published and have decided to support a local business in our area. The book will be available as a PDF download as well as a limited edition, printed spiral-bound book.


We can now confirm that there are 208 pages.


Prices are as follows:

Please note: All prices are in Australian dollars; refer to the currency converter to see the price in your currency.


Instant PDF download: $50.00


Spiral bound book: $75.00 plus shipping.


Special bundle:

Purchase the spiral-bound printed book and get 50% off the Instant PDF download version.

$100.00 plus shipping


Shipping costs:

Australia: $15.00

USA and Canada: $35.00

UK: $ 40.00

NZ: $30.00

Rest of the world: $45.00

(All books will be shipped by standard post and will have tracking)

 

 

Words from Monica:

'This book is a celebration of my years as a quilt maker, teacher, pattern designer and now YouTube content creator with my daughter.

 It’s a colourful tips and techniques book designed to be your go-to when quilt as you go quilt making.

 It includes 5 small projects that you can use to practice each of the different joining methods and a gallery of my work to exemplify the use of the techniques in larger quilts.'


(Please note that the patterns for the quilts in the gallery are not in the book; they are there for inspiration.)


Here's a sneak peek of what's in The Book:











Bonus links and QR codes take you to some of our popular YouTube tutorials:






There are five joining methods and four ways to add borders:

Each method is broken down into easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions with full-colour photos. The methods included in the book are:

1.     The joining strip method

2.     With sashing

3.     1 to 1 no sashing for patchwork quilts

4.      1 to 3 no sashing for patchwork quilts

5.     No sashing methods for applique quilts

6.     Easy quilt-as-you-go border

7.     Quilt-as-you-go border with mitred corners

8.     No sashing combo border

9.     Easy cover strip method


Tips Included in The Book:

The tips section takes you through the fundamentals of quilt-as-you-go quilt making from scratch and includes:

 

10.  The tools and supplies required

11. Fabric and batting

12. Accurate patchwork

13. Fusible applique basics.

14. Sketchy applique

15. Basting

16. Quilting with a walking foot

17. Free motion quilting 

18. How to trim a quilted section

19. Binding a qayg quilt

20. Tips for converting a regular quilt pattern


Projects Included in The Book:

As mentioned, there are five small projects for you to practice the quilt-as-you-go joining methods.

Of course, you can make these quilts larger and run with it!






Next Steps:

Subscribe to our mailing list to see when the secondary release is available.





Lots of love, Alaura and Monica

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How do I order this book please?

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Hi I have also ordered a hard copy and have not yet received an email confirmation. Can you please check and let me know. Thanks

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Can you make sure my name is on the pre order page for the spiral bound book! Joann Watson Lofton

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Yes you are on the list, you can now purchase the book on our website: www.patternpoole.com

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A similar question for you Monica. I pre-ordered my book (I think) and not sure I received acknowledgment. I hope I am on the list. When you have time an email would be good otherwise I will need to re-order. The book looks wonderful and is a credit to all your hard work.

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Thanks Dianne, you are on the list. You can now purchase the book on our website: www.patternpoole.com

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I have asked to be included in your mailing list several times but never received any updates. I also preordered a hard copy of the new book but have not had any acknowledgement. I have met Monica and admire her work, so it's disappointing that your website thinks I'm invisible. Can you please check and get back to me. With thanks, Helen Yates

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Hello again, can you please email me at studio@patternpoole.com


to confirm your email address.


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