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Free Tutorial - Flight of Fancy Traditional Quilt Block

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Free Tutorial - Flight of Fancy Traditional Quilt Block
Today I'm going to show you how to piece together the traditional quilt block called Flight of Fancy. I really had fun putting this block together and I hope you do too. 

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Traditional Pattern - Pinwheel Star Quilt Block

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Traditional Pattern - Pinwheel Star Quilt Block
Today we're going to put together a traditional Pinwheel Star Quilt Block! It starts out with an on-point pinwheel quilt block, add some triangles and finish with Flying Geese units. It's lovely block - let's get started!

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Traditional Turkey in the Straw Quilt Block

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Traditional Turkey in the Straw Quilt Block
Today let's look at the traditional quilt block called Turkey in the Straw. Of course this block has several other names - Joy Bells, Eight Hands Around, Swing in the Center. The names Turkey in the Straw and Swing in the Center were both coined by Nancy Cabot. This block goes together pretty quick so let's get started!

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Free Pattern – Union Star Quilt Block

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Free Pattern – Union Star Quilt Block
Let’s sew together a 12″ Union Star Quilt Block today! This one looks a lot harder than it really is so let’s get started!

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Windblown Quilt Block Pattern

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Windblown Quilt Block Pattern
Today let’s piece together a Windblown quilt block! It’s been so windy lately, I figured that a tutorial for the Windblown block was in order! 

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