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Welcome to my world where I try to figure out what I'm going to do next! These days, it is mostly quilting, but you never know what it might be... come find out with me!

Tutorials, Tips and the way I do it

I am no expert!  These tips and tutorials are supplied here only as a means to show you how I do it.  These have developed over time, and work for me.  Please try them out if you wish, and incorporate any or all of them in your way of doing things.  The most important thing is to find a method that works for you!

Have fun, and happy quilting!

Joining Binding

Machine Applied Binding Tips

Free form Curved Piecing

Disappearing 4 Patch with a Twist
   Here's a quick baby quilt made using this pattern - simple 2x2 layout with blocks that finish about 15" square
Twisted 4P Baby

to read about it check this post.  Here are a couple of layouts I've done up in EQ6 to give you an idea of how it might look with more blocks.
4x4 layout

8x8 layout
I'd love to see what you've done with it!

Barbara Harrower sent me a picture of the wonderful quilt she completed using this tutorial.  I love the design that she came up with - isn't this neat?  Love the zigzag effect! Thank you Barbara for sharing, and allowing me to share your work.

2 comments:

Furbalsmom said...

Thank you for the Disappearing 4 patch, with a Twist, hope to try it soon for a Baby Quilt.
Furbalsmom

KaHolly said...

That Disappearing Four Patch with a Twist is adorable. Thanks for the tutelage!