Charming vintage motifs make for easily embroidered pillows, handkerchiefs, hand towels, quilts, and more. Each charming design focuses on women and their lives, with the design looking both historical and timeless. You'll find a woman driving her convertible, another with a favorite horse, and a third captaining her own sailboat. Author Suzanne McNeill explains each project clearly and offers step-by-step instructions and illustrations. She explains: *What supplies you'll need and where to buy them *What to expect when making these quilt and linen projects *Recommended techniques for the best results *Tips and tricks that will help you avoid mistakes *And more! Whether you want to add something special and feminine to your quilts, tea towels, or framed linens, think about the ladies of leisure in this book and create keepsakes that your daughter and granddaughter will treasure.