Author Archives: Virtual Quilter

About Virtual Quilter

I am a quilter who designs many more quilts than I will ever make, and I am sharing one quilt design every day in Virtual Quilter. I also share my completed projects in Stuff-Ups, and Christmas decorations in Christmas Everyday of the Year.

Wedding Fans OP 49, 50

I don’t know how it happened, but I haven’t opened this project file for well over a year. Like good wine it has been maturing in the dark! I like them both, and unlike a good wine, the project file … Continue reading

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Log Applique Album 16, 17, 18, 19, 20

It is blue, which is my least favourite colour, but I like it anyway. In fact, I like all of today’s designs, despite the blue! In this project file I wanted to try using Log Cabin blocks instead of sashing … Continue reading

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Quilting Thread and Beads 15, 16

Love it. Love it with a few changes made too.

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Vera's Star 9, 10

I wonder how many ways the Vera’s Star block can be coloured? And if Vera’s Star can be coloured so many different ways, how many ways can your favourite block can be coloured to create a centre feature, straight lines, … Continue reading

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Cathedral Window 12, 13, 14

I like this one, designed before I started redrawing applique blocks. Some of these blocks have been redrawn, others are waiting patiently for their turn … way more patiently than me! I wouldn’t change much in the second design … … Continue reading

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PJ 1313 Patty Jacks 14, 15

Very interesting. The Drunkard’s Path design caught my attention the first time I saw a block. Then I saw a sampler quilt with 15 different arrangements of the two shapes in the blocks, and I already had a few sketches … Continue reading

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Fiddlebobs OP 7, 8

Busy, busy , busy! But I like it anyway. Love this one!

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White on White Gold 16

About to hit the road for a couple of nights away, so just one design, but that is all I promise anyway! However, I have made the decision to share more most days from now on … if there is … Continue reading

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TNT Log Jam 96, 97, 98 99, 100

Middle of the week, time for a short coffee retreat from the daily grind. So let’s look at some Log Cabin designs! The TNT in the title of this project file is shorthand for Thick and Thin, also known as … Continue reading

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Super Sashing 35, 36

Usually we make a heap of blocks, then start thinking about adding sashing … but in this project file there are minimal blocks to make, then make the sashing, much of it for plain blocks. I think I will have … Continue reading

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