Category Archives: Log Cabin Quilter's Mid Week Retreat

Curved Cornerstones + 51, 52, 53, 54, 55

I am still surprised how well the curves work in this project file. Especially when those curves are created using straight lines. I am not sure why I saved the one above, except that it is a great starting point … Continue reading

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Logs on Point + 71, 72, 73, 74, 75

I usually like designs which have dark frame around the central design, plus a dark border but with a small contrast between the border and the dark … like the one above. However, I love the one above, without that … Continue reading

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Log Cabin Leaf Central 26, 27, 28, 29, 30

Simple piecing, add applique. Love being able to add a bit of colour to what could be a dull design. Love the layout above! Interesting … might just play for a little while after I hit the schedule button to … Continue reading

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Logs on Point in Purple 31, 32, 33, 34, 35

Another week has rushed by … helped by spending seven days of the last two weeks away from home! Home now though, and maybe life will settle down a little. This week the midweek Log Cabin Retreat is a contrast … Continue reading

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Log Cabin Blues 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34

Sixty four Log Cabin blocks … size of blocks optional … just the layout varies in six designs today. I like the first one, and the second … … and the third. I can’t pick a favourite yet. Another interesting … Continue reading

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Cabin Fever Quilting 16, 17, 18, 19, 20

I rather like the idea of making a heap of rather bland Log Cabin blocks. Just add quilting in a strong contrast thread and it would make a reasonable impression! Mind you, adding some blocks with strong contrast in the … Continue reading

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Irish log Cabin OP 17, 18, 19, 20

Love it. In fact I love all of these. Even though I know I mixed up Log Cabin and assorted Irish Chain blocks for this series, I have to look hard to see how … though perhaps that is because the … Continue reading

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Irish Log Cabin 6

One of the great things about blogging on WordPress is that you can schedule ahead. One of the worst things about that is that I miss significant dates, because they are a week or more away from the time I … Continue reading

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Curved Cornerstones 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24

Log Cabin blocks are constructed with squares and rectangles … no curves … but with a bit of a twist to some of the variations of the basic design we can make spiderwebs. Or perhaps it is just tying shapes … Continue reading

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Logs in the Pale 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

I wondered if Log Cabin would work with washed out colours … like a quilt which has been washed many times. When I tried the first design I thought I might look for less contrast for the darkest fabric. I … Continue reading

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