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June 24, 2014
There's no better time than summer to build a new house. A Log House block or quilt, that is! Today's free pattern is a large block (22½” x 12½”) that appeared in a circa 1880s quilt.
So you’ve made some decisions about your quilt’s binding. You’ve decided to match or contrast, you know how wide you want to make it, and the importance of bias binding.(See The Final Step: Binding Decisions.) It’s time to cut the fabric that you will use for the binding! How wide should I cut the binding...
The winner of the 3rd Place award in the Large Wall Quilts – Modern category at AQS QuiltWeek – Paducah , Kentucky 2014– was Christa Watson of Las Vegas, Nevada with COLORFUL CHEVRONS. Christa was surprised and thrilled to place at Paducah. She considers COLORFUL CHEVRONS a functional quilt, saying “I want my quilts to...