Don't give up on your mismatched scraps transform them into a stunning scrappy quilt! Sew Edyta's original Trail Mix quilt as you practice her signature techniques, starting with foolproof tips for fabric selection. Turn even the wildest stash into a well-coordinated quilt with the Rule of Five guidelines and tips for creating cohesive print combinations. Next, dive into methods for quickly cutting strips and assembling scrappy-square panels. Discover speedy piecing techniques as you create four- and nine-patches before tackling half-square triangles with tricks for fast mass production. Then, go behind the scenes with Edyta and learn how she designs her quilts! Plus, find out how to anchor any color palette and achieve precise piecing and neat Y-seams with step-by-step guidance. Finally, assemble your blocks and add borders and binding for a one-of-a-kind quilt that showcases your unique style.
Finish creating the basic units for your quilt by learning how to make half-square and quarter-square triangles. Edyta demonstrates two ways to assemble half-square triangles and she encourages you to trade pieces with your friends! Plus, discover important rules for incorporating bias edges into your scrappy quilt.