quilt block

Thinking outside the quilt block

Every year, I take mom and my daughter Alessia for our annual visit to the QUILTS at the Creek, an exhibition of wonderful quilts put on by a group of dedicated quilters, spearheaded by Val Prideaux. Most quilts are supplied by members of several guilds including – York Heritage, Etobicoke,…

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Cutting ColorWorks Concepts strip sets

I’m really enjoying working with the ColorWorks Concepts fabric line from Northcott! Yesterday we cut all of the strips of fabric and assembled our strip sets. Today we’re going to spend our time cutting the strip sets and assembling the quilt center. Cutting the strip sets Now that all of…

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How to sew the Lone Star quilt block

Once the pieces are cut using the Trace’n Create Lone Star templates it’s important to know how to sew the lone star quilt block for the tree skirt to ensure success every time. This is going to be so easy because there are no inset seams. I’m doing the happy…

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