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Four Patch Log Cabin Quilt Layouts

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Four Patch Log Cabin Quilt Layouts
I've had a couple of requests for layouts of the Four Patch Log Cabin quilt block that I did a while back. Here are a few different ways you can lay out the blocks. 

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Free Pattern - Hot Cross Quilt Block

Posted by Elaine Huff on

Free Pattern - Hot Cross Quilt Block
Today let's sew together this traditional quilt block called Hot Cross. I assume it's named after hot cross buns but that's only a guess! It looks more difficult than it is so let's get started!

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Free Pattern – Crowning Glory Quilt Block

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Free Pattern – Crowning Glory Quilt Block
The Crowning Glory quilt block is an easy one to do. So let’s get started on this block!

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Free Pattern – Best of All Quilt Block

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Free Pattern – Best of All Quilt Block
The Best of All quilt block is a lovely traditional quilt block that finishes at 12″ square. But I’m going to show you a non-traditional way of constructing this block. Let’s get started!

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What Hand Sewing Needle Should I Use?

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What Hand Sewing Needle Should I Use?
So what hand sewing needle is best for your project? I don’t do a lot of hand sewing – arthritis gets in the way – but I never know which  hand sewing needle I should use for whatever project I’m working on. Then I found this handy guide and thought I should share it with you. 

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