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Quatrefoil Quilt Block Pattern - a Free Tutorial

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Quatrefoil Quilt Block Pattern - a Free Tutorial
The Quatrefoil quilt block (also called the Quarterfoil block) is a traditional block that is easy to sew together and it makes a beautiful quilt! Typically it is made with just two colors and a background but of course I had to add more fabrics.

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Weathervane Quilt Block Pattern - a Free Tutorial

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Weathervane Quilt Block Pattern - a Free Tutorial
This Weathervane quilt block is the classic block done in three colors. It is an easy, quick block that is perfect for beginners. 

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How to Create a Right Hand of Fellowship Quilt Block

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How to Create a Right Hand of Fellowship Quilt Block
Today let's sew together a Right Hand of Fellowship quilt block. This version is an easier way for you to construct the block than the traditional method. It is quick, easy, and very striking! The coloring is the same as the classic block - just the piecing is different.

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How to Create an Easy Version of Dolly Madison's Star Quilt Block

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How to Create an Easy Version of Dolly Madison's Star Quilt Block
Today let's look at a simple version of the traditional Dolly (or Dolley) Madison's Star quilt block. This version is easy to sew together and looks great!

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How to Create a Pinwheel Quilt Block

Posted by Elaine Huff on

How to Create a Pinwheel Quilt Block
The name of this block is Pinwheel Quilt but I'm not sure why - there's no pinwheel in it! Learn an easy way to get those on-point four square patches to fit.

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