Inspired by traditional quilting techniques, including patchwork, English paper piecing, and applique, master quilter Sanae Kono creates a charming collection of bags, quilts, throws and accessories to make and give. You'll find all your favorite quilting motifs: squares, log cabins, hexagons, diamonds, and spools; plus exciting new techniques like broderie perse, a style of Persian applique, which utilizes "fussy cut" print fabric elements. Designs are included for 28 quilts, bags, throws, pouches, table runners, pillows, and more. Step-by-step color photo tutorials and technique instructions are included with special tips and tricks from the author. Even veteran quilters are sure to learn something new! These beautifully constructed bags and quilts are sure to appeal to both classic and modern quilters.