Category Archives: Log Cabin Quilts

Logs on Point in Purple 13, 14, 15 and 16

Love the colours … … and the designs are very interesting. I love Log Cabin quilts, but I am amazed that more people don’t play with the blocks to create new look for the old Log Cabin. After all, not … Continue reading

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Log Cabin Baby Blocks 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15

Interesting! The one above and the next two are the same design with the colours shuffled around a bit. I like the first of the variations ,,, the one above not so much. Like the third variation. Still the same … Continue reading

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City Court 47. 48, 49 and 50

This would look very impressive as a tiled floor in a courtroom foyer … do they still build courtrooms with a touch of old fashioned grandeur, or are they all now sleek and modern? However, as quilt designs these would … Continue reading

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Curved Cornerstones + 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25

Love playing with this little blocks running all over the place! It is a bit like adding quilting lines before adding the wadding and backing fabric. Sometimes the most effective way to use the lines of little squares is to … Continue reading

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Cabin Fever 86, 87, 88, 89 and 90

One of my favourite series of Log Cabin designs … there are a lot of block variations to play with, which means an almost infinite number of possible designs. Love that curvy star in the one above, though at first … Continue reading

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TNT Log Jam 31, 32, 33, 34 and 35

Middle of the week again … when I give you some Log Cabin designs to ponder. Some interesting things happening in the first design but I am not enthused by the overall effect. Much less clutter in the second. Third time … Continue reading

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Log Court 57, 58, 59 and 60

Interesting. Like it! The third would make a striking wall hanging.   Like the star which is hiding in there.

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Applique Logs 46, 47, 48, 49 and 50

Opening up this series was like finding some long lost friends. Love these designs. I particularly love the one above! I might be tempted to have a little play  now I have it open, to see if I can add … Continue reading

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Less Logs in the Cabin 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10

First three designs have just tiny changes. These are the sort of changes I would make when piecing a top together … not always intentionally. In the one above it looks like I made the wrong number of all dark … Continue reading

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Log Cabin Blues 25, 26, 27 and 28

Interesting. If I look at the light I would like to change it, but if I look at the dark I like the design. I would try using a brighter dark, or a softer light to balance the shades to … Continue reading

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