Category Archives: Log Cabin Quilts

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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TNT Logs + 46, 47, 48, 49, 50

I love sharing Log Cabin quilt designs mid week, every week, but why are there so few days between the middle of the weeks? Or are the days only missing in my little corner of the world? Love the one … 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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