Denyse Schmidt’s work has been featured in hundreds of publications, including the New York Times, TIME, People, and Martha Stewart Living. Her fabric and stationery lines are sold worldwide. She is the author of Denyse Schmidt Quilts and 30 Colorful Quilt and Patchwork Projects. Visit her website at dsquilts.com.
Diagrams seem clear and easy to follow.
If you love traditional quilt patterns with a modern take, relative to the color scheme and fabric selection, you will love this book.
I plan on savoring the reading over the weekend, picking out the quilts I will be making, and in what order I will be sewing them.
I enjoy piecing and patchwork rather than quilting and was looking for ideas which move away from the traditional or only contains a small amount in each piece. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Narelle T. Hall
I find that many of today's quilt patterns rely heavily on overly "cutesy" fabrics and are more suited for children than an adult. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Natalie
Denyse's book is not just another pretty book in the crowd. If you are looking for a book that teaches in detail this is the one to buy. Read morePublished 8 months ago by JLO
Absolutely LOVE this book. The quilt patterns are classic and spare, so they can be sewn to feel very "modern" depending on the fabric and quilting design chosen. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Sharen Fisher
Great quilt ideas, love so many of them. Can't wait til holidays are over and I can just get downstairs and quilt!Published 9 months ago by L. Hicks
Didn't know how influential Denise Schmidt was in the trend of Modern Quilting until I bought this book. I enjoyed following her process to transform quilts with her own style. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Lydia greytlady
I love the designs in this book. They are classic and modern at the same time. I am a beginning quilter, and I haven't yet made a quilt from this book. Read morePublished 15 months ago by A. Kim
The book is filled with beautiful photos that inspire the quilter in me. The projects in the book appeal to a range of experience levels, so a beginner will enjoy just as much as... Read morePublished 17 months ago by KTseams
I was disappointed. Perhaps my expectations were based on Denise's more ground-breaking work. This is, after all, based on traditional blocks. I couldn't find much I would use.Published 18 months ago by Limey