Category Archives: Mexican Rose Quilt

EQ Mexican Rose Quilt 12

Take one applique block design, keep some blocks the same, make some parts bigger in some, leave parts out in others, use the shapes on the diagonal on some blocks, and then use the shapes for quilting designs. Have fun! … Continue reading

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EQ Mexican Rose Quilt 11

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EQ Mexican Rose Quilt 10

I have spent a lot of time modifying applique blocks since I started using Electric Quilt. I usually start by rotating the design 45 degrees … then start removing pieces, multiplying pieces, shrinking pieces, enlarging pieces to create a series … Continue reading

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EQ Mexican Rose Quilt 9

I was trying to show the filler quilting design … have decided that in future I will concentrate on the more intricate design areas, and leave the space for everyone to visualize your favourite boring filler in the blank spaces!

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EQ Mexican Rose Quilt 8

This series is the result of playing with just one block from the Electric Quilt block library, making the basic shapes bigger, smaller, and maybe a few variations in between, then eliminating parts of the resulting designs. It is also … Continue reading

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EQ Mexican Rose Quilt 6

A block from the EQ library, with some modifications, and heavily quilted … virtually! I think there is room for something a little more exciting in the background quilting design … not too much, but something.

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Mexican Rose Quilt 5

I like the way the original block has become both quilting and applique designs which can be used together,

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Mexican Rose Quilt 4

This series opened up a real big can of worms. The Mexican Rose block is in the Electric Quilt library. A simple cross design with an attractive centre. I started playing with the design by tipping it on point to … Continue reading

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Mexican Rose Quilt 1

Mexican Rose is one of the blocks I have played with many times when designing virtual quilts. Recently I decided to see just how much I could do with the block design. The centre block in the quilt is the … Continue reading

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