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Free Bear Paw Quilt Block Pattern

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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

Posted by Elaine Huff on

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

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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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Easy Pattern – Boxed Squares Quilt Block

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Easy Pattern – Boxed Squares Quilt Block
Let’s sew together this easy pattern for a Boxed Squares quilt block today. It goes together quick, finishes at 14″ square and was designed by Maggie Malone (the quilter, not the athlete)! 

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Free Pattern – Hope of Hartford Quilt Block

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Free Pattern – Hope of Hartford Quilt Block
Today we’re going to sew together a Hope of Hartford quilt block – another partial seam construction! It finishes at 10″ square and isn’t difficult to put together. Let’s get started!

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