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Free Pattern – Braced Star Quilt Block

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Free Pattern – Braced Star Quilt Block
Today let’s sew together a Braced Star quilt block! It finishes at 12″ and goes together on a diagonal grid. Let’s get started!

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New Fabrics – From the Farm Collection

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New Fabrics – From the Farm Collection
I recently got in these cute fabrics from the From the Farm collection by Kris Lammers for Maywood Studio. They are available as a bundle or individually.

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Free Bear Paw Quilt Block Pattern

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Free Bear Paw Quilt Block Pattern
Today let’s put together a variation of the traditional Bear Paw quilt block. There are lots of other names for this block like The Best Friend, Bear’s Tracks, Bear’s Foot, Cat’s Paw, Duck’s Foot in the Mud, Hand of Friendship, Illinois Turkey Track, and Tea Leaf Design – WOW, that’s a lot! 

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Easy Quilt Block Pattern – Album

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Easy Quilt Block Pattern – Album
Let’s sew together this easy quilt block pattern called Album. Yes, I know, there are lots of other quilt blocks out there that are also named Album. I think (no scientific research on this) that whenever our foremothers made a new block, they named it whatever they thought was appropriate. 

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Free Pattern – Streak of Lightning Quilt Block

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Free Pattern – Streak of Lightning Quilt Block
The Streak of Lightning quilt block is a great block for using up those skinnier strips you’ve been saving and finishes at 10″ square! It is similar to a Log Cabin block.

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