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Free Pattern – China Doll Quilt Block

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Free Pattern – China Doll Quilt Block
Today we’re going to sew together a China Doll quilt block! This block was designed by Judy Martin. Judy has been quilting since 1969 and published her first book of quilt patterns in 1980. Her most recent book came out in 2018 and is called “Singular Stars”. So let’s get started!

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Pinwheel Quilt Block Pattern

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Pinwheel Quilt Block Pattern
The pattern for a basic little Pinwheel block is so easy and so versatile. It is used in making so many other blocks but is also great on its own. The Pinwheel block also makes a great cornerstone block in borders and sashings. 

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Streak of Lightning Quilt Layouts

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Streak of Lightning Quilt Layouts
The Streak of Lightning quilt block tutorial that I did a while back has been really popular and I had a couple of requests for layouts so here they are! If you missed the tutorial, you can find it here: https://fabric-406.myshopify.com/blogs/fabric406-blog/free-pattern-streak-of-lightening-quilt-block

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Bloom Where You’re Planted by Riley Blake Designs

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Bloom Where You’re Planted by Riley Blake Designs
These six fabrics from Lori Whitlock’s Bloom Where You’re Planted collection for Riley Blake Designs are new in the shop! They are soooo cute with little birds, birdhouses, bees, umbrellas, and, of course, flowers. 

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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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