fabric406 Blog — 10" Blocks

Easy Single Chain and Knot Quilt Block - a Single Irish Chain Variation

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Easy Single Chain and Knot Quilt Block - a Single Irish Chain Variation
Today we're going to sew together this easy beginner block called the Single Chain and Knot. It is a variation of the Single Irish Chain block and makes a lovely quilt all by itself or you could use it as an alternating block along with a focus block.

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Free Tumbling Ties Quilt Block Pattern

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Free Tumbling Ties Quilt Block Pattern
Today let's look at the Tumbling Ties quilt block that appeared in Quilters Newsletter. This block is made using partial seam construction and finishes at 10" square. I'm including two different ways for making one of the units used in the Tumbling Ties. There's quite a few steps, so let's get started!

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Easy Quilt Block Pattern - Santa Fe Trail

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Easy Quilt Block Pattern - Santa Fe Trail
Today we're going to look at this easy quilt block called the Santa Fe Trail. There are other quilt blocks and patterns that go by the same name but the one we're concerned with was designed by Judy Martin. It's quick to sew together and you can use 2.5" strips for the entire block! Let's get sewing!

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Free Pattern – Hope of Hartford Quilt Block

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Free Pattern – Hope of Hartford Quilt Block
Today we’re going to sew together a Hope of Hartford quilt block – another partial seam construction! It finishes at 10″ square and isn’t difficult to put together. Let’s get started!

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How to Sew a Sister’s Choice Quilt Block

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How to Sew a Sister’s Choice Quilt Block
Here’s another “Choice” block for you to sew – a 10″ finished one this time. The Sister’s Choice block is easy to sew but with the right color placement, it can be so stunning.

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