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January Thaw Free Quilt Block Pattern Tutorial

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January Thaw Free Quilt Block Pattern Tutorial
Today we're going to sew together a January Thaw quilt block - I thought the name was appropriate! The January Thaw quilt block is pretty easy with only three basic units and it went together fast! Let's get started!

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Free Christmas Star Quilt Block Pattern

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Free Christmas Star Quilt Block Pattern
Today let's look at the Christmas Star quilt block. With Christmas just around the corner, you probably won't have time to make anything with this block this year but why not get a head start on next year! This traditional Christmas Star quilt block that I'll be demonstrating in this tutorial is attributed to the Kansas City Star. Let's jump in!

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Free Tutorial - Card Basket Quilt Block

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Free Tutorial - Card Basket Quilt Block
Let's sew together this traditional Card Basket Quilt Block today! I can't figure out how this translates to a "card basket" but it is a pretty star block. It only has three components and goes together pretty quickly. Let's get started!

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Vintage Quilt - Blazing Star or LeMoyne Star?

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Vintage Quilt - Blazing Star or LeMoyne Star?
Awhile back, I asked if anyone had a traditional quilt that they wanted to share. My friend and collaborator, Brenda, shared a picture of this awesome quilt with me.

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