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Traditional Quilt Block - Castle Tower Tutorial

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Traditional Quilt Block - Castle Tower Tutorial
Today let's look at the traditional quilt block called Castle Tower. I really don't see a castle tower in the design but the original maker (whoever that might be) must have! The block is pretty easy to do with on two main components. Let's get started!

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Cobwebs Quilt Block Tutorial

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Cobwebs Quilt Block Tutorial
Today let's sew together a traditional Cobwebs quilt block! This is a tribute to my housekeeping - lol! This block is a variation of the Shoofly block and is easy to put together so let's get started!

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How to Sew a 6-Grid Chain Quilt Block

Posted by Elaine Huff on

How to Sew a 6-Grid Chain Quilt Block
Today we’re going to put together a 6-Grid Chain block. This block makes a great alternating block to showcase fancy or more difficult blocks – think star blocks, or Dresden plate blocks, or paper pieced blocks.

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