Be Still My Beating Patchwork Heart. Patriot's Heart Quilt Block Pattern. Block Rock'n #6 Marley Quilt Block. Contemporary Table Runner. Common Threads. Blossom Heart Quilts. Hi everyone, it’s Angie from GnomeAngel.com and it’s my great pleasure and delight to reveal the 12″ finished quilt block I designed for The Bee Hive: Ripples.
(That’s ripple, not nipples as some of us are prone to read it! Filth pots!) This pattern works well in all solids, only 2 colours, scrappy or with a little mix of everything. The repeat creates a lovely ripple effect like stones (the squares caused by the corners) being thrown into a pond. This block is all squares and half square triangles (HSTs). What you need Solid (Aqua) 12 x 3.25″ squares (or if you’re like me and you need just a smidge more wiggle room cut to 3.5″) Background (White) 1 x 4.5″ square 8 x 2.5″ squares General Information Use a quarter inch seamPress half square triangle to the dark sidePress all other seams open Hints and Tips I used a 6.5″ BlocLoc Rule to trim all of my half square triangles – it made a world of difference!
Make Half Square Triangles. Block of the Day - Download Block of the Day File. Block of the Day - Download Block of the Day File. Eleanor Burns Rosebud. Patterns and Tutorials ~ Fresh Lemons Modern Quilts. Cozy Afternoon Free BOM Block 1. Untitled. Untitled. Friendship Block Collector Series: Set 2. Clockwise Pinwheel block. Crazee Patch Paper Pieced Heart Block. Free Video - Freestyle Quilting Original Blocks by Heather Thomas. Quilt Blocks Galore! Free Quilt Blocks & Tutorials. Depression Block. Classic Blocks: Fresh Fabric... The Friendship Star. I'm starting something new on the SewCanShe blog today and I'm so excited about it!
Last month Anna Griffin and Blend Fabrics reached out to me for collaboration ideas and it was so serendipitous because I already had an idea in mind and was waiting for some fresh new fabric to try it. Introducing... Around the Block tutorial. Welcome to my turn on the Around the Block Round Robin.
If you're new here, thanks for stopping by. I'm Tammie, and I am so happy to be sharing a block tutorial with you all! Anytime is a good time to join in on this quilt along. Just make the block of the week, and submit it to the flickr group for a chance to win that week's sponsored prize. Twistedblossom.pdf. How to resize quilt blocks: easy (promise!) quilt math. I’ve always had trouble with numbers.
I stand in awe of those of you who can manipulate them with skill and finesse. I break into a sweat if I need to figure out what numbers to punch into the copy machine in order to enlarge a 12″ appliqué pattern into 15″. Are you with me here? Do you have a math phobia too? If you don’t and number among the math adept, please feel free to smirk and feel superior. Quilting has a way of sneaking past phobias. “Ya start with whatcha want, and ya divide it by whatcha got.” Imagine a darling little appliqué that’s just perfect for your wall, but the 12″ block is too large.
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Dresden. Flying Geese. Half Square Triangles. House blocks. Nine Patch Blocks. Star Blocks. Reverse Applique Quilt Block Tutorial. In honor of the Something New Sampler Quilt Along, I've put together a quick tutorial to teach you how to make reverse applique circles.
This quilt block is not scary (I promise!) , but it's actually really easy and fun. Unlike regular old applique, the fabric you choose for your appliqued shapes actually peeks through the background of the block, rather than being stitched to the top of it. This creates a cool dimensional effect, and adds interest to your quilt block. You can use this technique to reverse applique any shape, or add reverse applique to a T-shirt, and home decor projects and more! You'll Need: - 7.5" x 14.5" piece of background fabric (pink) - 7.5" x 14.5" piece of lightweight fusible (on one side) iterfacing - 7.5" x 14.5" piece of fabric for the circles, or scraps of different fabrics. - A pen and some circular objects to trace - Sewing machine, thread and scissors Block Size: 7.5" x 14.5" unfinished (7" x 14" finished... were going funky here!) The Amount Of Time You Save With This Folding Trick Is Insane!! Quilt Blocks of the States - Arkansas Crossroads - Quilting.
Guest Author - Kim Noblin 12:00AM Arkansas Crossroads - 12" Quilt Block The next block in our Quilt Blocks of the States series is a simple four-patch pattern.
Sewing Instructions: Step 1: With a pencil (or your favorite marking method), draw a diagonal line from corner to corner on the wrong side of each green 3-1/2" square. Step 2: With right sides together, layer a green 3-1/2" square on a cream 6-1/2" square at the upper left corner. Step 3: With right sides together, layer a green 3-1/2" square on the lower right corner. Step 4: Repeat Step 2 and Step 3 for a total of two cream/green diagonal stripe units. Freshly Pieced Modern Quilts: My Block From Irish Chain Quilts. Hey everyone!
Welcome to my stop on the blog hop for Melissa Corry's new book, Irish Chain Quilts! I had no idea how versatile Irish Chain quilts were before Melissa's book landed in my mailbox. I guess I thought there was just one way to make an Irish Chain. Thanks to Melissa's creative interpretations in this book, I'm realizing that Irish Chains have huge design possibilities. Barn Block Comes to Life - Orchid Owl Quilts. I brought my barn block to life today!
It measures in at 16″ x 16″ so it took a little longer to put together than I thought. I love it! I thought I would share a little tutorial on how I made it. It’s pretty easy but there are lots of pieces and lots of HSTs! BLOCK Friday: Disappearing Nine Patch. This morning on my drive to work, I was listening to ghost stories.
I have a work commute that can be a little boring, so I listen to podcasts. I like the storytelling shows, and the subject this morning was the eerie, ghostly happenings that leave you feeling just a little bit uneasy. Quartered Star Block Tutorial. Designed by: Michele FosterFinished size: 12" and 6"Skill Level: BeginnerTechniques: PiecedPrice: FreeFormat: PDF file [2 pages] The Quartered Star Block includes cutting and piecing instructions for completing both 12" and 6" finished blocks.
The tutorial includes quick piecing methods to make the half-square triangles. Michael-Miller1. Twistedblossom.pdf. Snowball Block - how to make a snowball block the easy way. The Bee Hive - Star Plus - Blossom Heart Quilts. Hello busy bees! I’m Kristy from Quiet Play (@quietplay on IG) and I’m delighted to be here with a block design as part of the Bee Hive series.
I’m a bit of a paper piecing fan (some might say fanatic, but let’s go with fan), and so this block is a paper pieced one. If you’re new to paper piecing, don’t worry! This one is nice and easy and a great one to whet your appetite for paper piecing. Alyce has a great paper piecing tutorial that has the basics covered, and you just use the same techniques for this block too. So let’s get on with it. So that’s the star part, I’m sure you’re saying “But where’s the plus?!” See that pretty plus forming in the centre of these four blocks? Quick Heart Quilt Block Tutorial on Craftsy! Would you like to make a fun, strippy, scrappy heart block for Valentine’s Day? Here’s a simple 8 1/2” quilt block pattern that will sew up in a snap! Materials needed: Six strips of red or pink fabric 1 1/2” x 6 1/2”Two squares of background fabric 1 1/2” x 1 1/2”Two squares of background fabric 3 1/2” x 3 1/2”Two strips of background fabric 1 1/2” x 6 1/2”Two strips of background fabric 1 1/2” x 8 1/2” Sewing instructions: Step 1.
QuiltersWorld - Free Quilt Block. Mexican Cross. Free Quilt Patterns. Circle of Squares Block Information. Selvedge Quilt Blocks. My selvedge quilt project is off to a slow start. Here are two nine-inch blocks, each using 19 pieces of selvedge. I've seen several approaches to sewing down the selvedge strips. I opted to layer them, like shingles on pieces of linen/cotton blend.
(The weave is a little looser than all cotton and I thought it might be more forgiving for doing the precision stitching along the edges of the selvedge strips.) In the course of making these squares, I've noticed that almost all of my fabric is from two or three manufacturers -- I think I could probably make an entire selvedge quilt just using Alexander Henry selvedge!
Quilt Block of the Month. Block of the Month March 2006. Block Rock’n Week 6 – Marley. May 16th, 2013 by Julie Hirt Welcome to week 6! Here is the “Marley” block (aka Three Little Birds). Crazy Patch Tutorial: How to Embroidery a Crazy Heart Two Ways. Crazy patch embroidery is so much fun, a great way to use up scrap fabrics or explore a new quilt design. And, it’s really easy to create! Although crazy quilting looks difficult, modern embroidery machine designs make creating it nearly effortless. Ready to add try this fun patchwork design? A Special Sampler Quilt. I started making these blocks in January of this year. FP-A-487_FonsPorter-winfusapp1. Solstice Stars Series : Another Star. We are now at week 3 of the Solstice Stars Series! Today we will be making a star with a very unassuming name, Another Star. Advice to seasoned quilters…from a beginner (+ videos) Can I tell you a secret, dear reader? My tutorials.
The last two weeks have been unusually calm weather wise here for this time of year and I have an early case. Scrappy Nickel Dutch Rose quilt block tutorial. Here's what's on my design wall today. See what's on other quilters design walls at Design Wall Monday and checkout Linky party Tuesdays at Quilting by the River. QNDP-MOON-140900. Over 100 Free Quilting Tutorials at AllCrafts.net. Online Since 2000 FreeCrafts. Super-Size Castle Block. Amy from Badskirt designed this Super-Size Castle Block for Quilting Month, and we can’t wait to pick our fabrics and try it out!
Amy has joined us many times before, as a board member, in interviews, with our Oliver + S Sew-Along and most recently in our Mini Quilt Challenge. How to Add Piping for Quilt Projects, Part 1 of 2. How to Add Piping for Quilt Projects, Part 2 of 2. Quilting Tutorials - Point Trimming. Where There’s a Will; There’s a Way. Yeah, sometimes things don’t go as planned. That’s how it was for me this weekend. I had a project I wanted to work on.
Log-House-Block. Centering Designs in Prairie Points. Rolling_diamonds.pdf. Charming Bow Tie Quilt Patterns & Free Quilt Block Tutorial! The bow tie quilt pattern is a traditional design that continues to be incredibly popular in today’s world of quilting. This is a fun design that is easy to piece, which makes it perfect for both beginner and advanced quilters. The bow tie block shines in all sorts of fabric, from vintage to modern. Photo via Fussy Cut. Bitty bits & pieces: Charm Pack Quilt Tutorial. As promised, here is the tutorial I made for RaeAnn's Charm Pack Quilt. Thanks go to RaeAnn for preparing the fabric squares for me so I could take pictures of them and for sharing the quilt with all of us. Crazy Quilting in Black and White. The Simplicy of 3 x 3 - 24 Blocks. 18 Modern Quilt Blocks.
Quilt Block of the Month. SM14013_July2014_LR. Ginger and Fred to Appear in Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks, Vol 5 (2/3) Stringing it Up with Tulip Fields! Free Pattern: Waves of the Sea Cross Stitch Block Tutorial // Slice & Insert Method » Pile O Fabric. Treasures from Ireland: FREE Irish Quilt Block of the Month Pattern. Connemara: FREE Ireland-Themed Quilt Block Pattern. Radiant Splendor ~ A Quilt Block Tutorial. FREE Library of Quilt Block Patterns from McCall's Quilting. Quilt Blocks Galore! The Quilter's Cache - Marcia Hohn's free quilt patterns! Playdate: Shamrock Block. Printable Disappearing Quilt Block How To's. Arkansas Star. Scrappy Strip-Pieced Squares. American Quilter's Society - The Quilt Life Magazine: Patterns - AQS Quilt Shows and Contests, Quilting Memberships. WIP Wednesday #37. Wonky Pinwheel Blocks: A Tutorial.