These patterns are for making competent in goods and accessories that are like no others. Author Susan Beal, working in partnership with Pendleton Mills, presents a garnering of modern heirloom projects to sew and enjoy for generations. From the sweet, simple primer on techniques (working with wool fabrics, calligraphy control-stitching, machine sewing, and quilting) to each individual project?s detailed instructions (with tips on cutting, pressing, top-stitching, hand-tying, and more) Susan?s passion for sewing shines in all respects. Each project is rated from 1 sheep to 3 sheep, according to difficulty, and there are helpful box-feature guides throughout?helpful advice for everything from substituting fabrics to complementary plaids to fabric care. On every page, readers will discover just how gratifying sewing can be.