Category Archives: Log Cabin Quilter's Mid Week Retreat

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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City Courthouse 66, 67, 68, 69, 70

Courthouse Steps is a variation of the Log Cabin block … the difference between the two is that to piece a Log Cabin block, you work around the centre square, to piece a Courthouse Steps block you work on opposite … Continue reading

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Logs on Point + 66, 67, 68, 69, 70

An interesting start to another Mid Week Log Cabin Retreat. If the first design is interesting, this one has to be exciting. With our retreat half over, something a little more mundane. Finishing off with a double dose of excitement. … Continue reading

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Cornerstone + Blues 86, 87, 88, 89 90

Yes, it is the middle of the week again. Sometimes I get the feeling the middle gets here so quickly that we must be missing some of the other days of the week! Love the first two … so completely different … Continue reading

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Framed by Logs OP 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

When I first thought of playing with Log Cabin borders I didn’t intend to put very much inside the borders. That thought held for a very short time! I had to put something in the middle … and it grew … Continue reading

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