Category Archives: Cornerstones

Cornerstones 51, 52, 53, 54, 55

Sometimes I ignore some of the more basic project files for months at a time, then when I open them up I see designs which I still love. This file was opened last when I set up a new computer … Continue reading

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Cornerstones 56, 57, 58, 59, 60

This series uses just the basic Chimneys and Cornerstones variation of Log Cabin blocks … works for me! I like the one above … … but like it more with just a small change! Interesting … … but the last … Continue reading

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Cornerstones 46, 47, 48, 49, 50

I decided that I wanted to give this series a new colour scheme … I have tried several, and haven’t found one which I love yet, but decided to share some of those I am trying to modify. I find … Continue reading

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Cornerstones 46, 47, 48, 49, 50

Middle of the week again, and this one has rolled around really quickly. This project file features just one block, repeated over and over, and twisted and turned every which way. The one above is interesting. Love the one above, … Continue reading

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Curved Cornerstones 36, 37, 38, 39, 40

This project file came about because I asked myself what if I added cornerstones to Curved Log Cabin Blocks? Then I had to play with the blocks just like I play with any other blocks I draw. Some of the … Continue reading

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Cornerstones + 46, 47, 48, 49, 50

Interesting centre. Love the one above … though I can see a couple of changes which may, or may not, make it better. I admit to being addicted to trying each and every possible change with every design just to … Continue reading

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Cornerstones 41, 42, 43, 44, 45

Trying a new set of colours … I like them, but … … but I should have left myself enough time to have another coffee before I had to post this. Now the coffee has kicked in I can see … Continue reading

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Cornerstone + Blues 81, 82, 83, 84, 85

This projec file always reminds me that we make quilts to keep us warm. The colours are certainly not pretty, but would appeal to a lot of blokes. (Blokes are the males of the human species in Australia.) The one above … Continue reading

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Cornerstones + 41, 42, 43, 44, 45

This collection remind me of tartans … even though they don’t look like tartan! I love the little contrast of white in the red blocks. It is tempting to add them to every dark block, but I think they would … Continue reading

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Cornerstones + Extras 76, 77, 78, 79, 80

If five friends got together to make quilts using the Cornerstone Log Cabin block they could all make some little tweaks to make their own original design. If they all used the same fabrics it would be quite an exercise … Continue reading

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