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World-renowned artist Kaffe Fassett dives deep into the archives to reinvent his most beloved and classic fabric-based designs through an extraordinary collection of fresh quilt patterns.
A master colorist and textile designer, Kaffe is known for legendary designs and fantastic quilts. And now he’s back with new images, new patterns, and a new look at his most storied designs. Kaffe Fassett’sTimeless Themes explores the classic, bold patterns that we’ve come to know and love from the celebrated artist.
Each chapter focuses on a pattern theme from the Kaffe Fassett Collective—whether stripes, circles, geometrics, and botanicals, or wild paisleys and retro zig zags. An archive of Kaffe’s photographs, collected over the last 50 years, is presented in vivid color alongside images of the fabrics they inspired. An exciting addition to any quilter’s library, Kaffe Fassett’sTimeless Themes blends the best elements of his life and inspiration, resulting in a fresh look at the designer at work—a must-have for quilters everywhere.
About the Author
Kaffe Fassett is a world-renowned artist, textile designer, and author. His work has been exhibited at museums worldwide, including the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. He is a fabric designer for FreeSpirit Fabrics, a knitwear designer for Rowan Yarns, and the author of more than 50 books, including Simple Shapes Spectacular Quilts, Bold Blooms, and Kaffe Fassett in the Studio. He lives in London.