Modern Vintage Gifts is a bright collection of over 20 patchwork and sewn projects from popular designer Helen Philipps. Projects include small quilts, dolls, bags, pillows, hearts, puppies, flowers, stars and angels, and explore techniques including patchwork, quilting, paper piecing, applique, embroidery and embellishment.
Helen Philipps studied printed textiles and embroidery at Manchester Metropolitan University and then taught drawing and design before becoming a freelance designer. After working in the greetings card industry, Helen's love of needlecraft led her to create original designs for stitching magazines and books. Her work features regularly in many stitch and craft magazines and she also writes a popular craft blog, which has had over a million views. http://helenphilipps.blogspot.co.uk/