Peggy Waltman shows how to use paper-piecing, appliqué, and more to quilt 5 fabulous gems that inspire nostalgia along with the simple joy of creativity. Candy Stick is a treat with its strippy blocks and embroidered words of wisdom. To make your eyes dance, fashion the playful pastels of Spools, Spools, Everywhere. The bandana-style prints of Bright Mornings are sure to take you back to a simpler time. Can you imagine sandals on your feet and a breeze in your hair? That's the lighthearted mood of Melon Meadow. And Gardens I Dream About is a breathtaking composition of floral appliqué and dainty patchwork; you'll lose yourself in the delight of shaping its stately blossoms and tiny star blocks.