fabric406 Blog — Quilt Layouts

How to Make a Christmas Panel Quilt

Posted by Elaine Huff on

How to Make a Christmas Panel Quilt
Now that Christmas has passed, I can show you how I made a Christmas quilt using a panel of six almost square scenes. I used the Divided by 3 pattern and the ever popular Disappearing Nine Patch by Eleanor Burns for inspiration. Of course, you can use whatever panel you fancy to make your own quilt!

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Friendship Quilt Block Layouts

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Friendship Quilt Block Layouts
Recently, several readers have asked for layout options/fabric requirements for a few blocks. Here is the first - the Friendship quilt block. 

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Jackknife Quilt Block Layouts with Fabric Requirements

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Jackknife Quilt Block Layouts with Fabric Requirements
I so enjoyed piecing together the Jackknife quilt block and then even more enthralled when I saw what it looked like put in a quilt. I just had to do a blog post on layout options. Let's jump in!

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Chained Star Quilt Layouts

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Chained Star Quilt Layouts
Recently a follower asked how much of each color fabric would be needed to make a queen-sized quilt using the Easy Chained Star quilt block. Since there are many different ways to lay out a quilt, I decided to do a little post about four different layout options and their fabric requirements.

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Sampler Quilt from Various Tutorials

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Sampler Quilt from Various Tutorials
I finally got my sampler quilt top done and thought I would share it with you today. I had planned to wait until I got it quilted but then realized that might be a year down the road considering how many other quilt tops I have that need to be quilted!

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