A celebration of appliqué in America. Nine unique, scrappy projects that reflect the rich history of appliqué in our country. Inspired by antique quilts, Deanne brigs the history of applique to life using her signature style of combining applique on a pieced background. Her delightful designs are easy to accomplish by following her detailed and illustrated step-by-step instructions and handy tips. From table runners and toppers to lap size and full size quilts, these nine projects prove that patchwork and applique not only o together, but enrich each other. So dig into your stash and get ready to bring your patchwork into full bloom.