Category Archives: Mid Week Retreat

Less Logs in the Cabin 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25

Most of my Log Cabin quilt designs use blocks with four rounds of logs around the centre square. This series has just three logs. Even with just three rounds of logs I tried a Thick and Thin version of Courthouse … Continue reading

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Curved Cornerstones + 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30

Some bright and rather different quilt designs … made with variations of the Log Cabin block. Simple construction using all squares and rectangles, but rather complex looking designs. Once I got over the feeling that I had to make every … Continue reading

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City Courthouse 51, 52, 53, 54 and 55

I wondered a couple of days ago how many weekends I could fit into a week … well, it is mid-week, and in theory there is time for another one before the week ends, but chances are it is going … Continue reading

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Logs OP + 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

Each of the designs here may have some artistic merit for using them on any given day.   Forgetting the artistic bit, on a more practical level they could just be the perfect way to use up just so many … Continue reading

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Log Cabin Quilting 1, 2 and 3

This collection is dedicated to those who have been confined to their cabins during a long cold winter … while we occasionally roasted under a midday sun. Log Cabin blocks with spring flowers used in the quilting designs   I … Continue reading

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Red and White Logs 81, 82, 83, 84 and 85

How come the middle of the week rolls around much quicker than the weekend? At least it is a chance to show off some designs featuring Log Cabin block variations! In this series I have tried very hard to keep … Continue reading

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Logs on Point in Purple 13, 14, 15 and 16

Different. Very different. And two which are rather ordinary by comparison …     … but I like them.

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Applique Logs 56, 57, 58, 59 and 60

Love the first … … love the second … … the third is OK … … love the fourth … … but the fifth is my favourite! I think I might play with some quilting designs for Log Cabin quilts … Continue reading

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TNT Logs + 20, 21 and 22

The first designs I shared today had a limited choice of blocks … they all had both light and dark fabrics. These have some blocks which are all dark, and others in this series have all light blocks, others have some … Continue reading

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TNT Logs 43, 44 and 45

Not too sure why, but this one doesn’t appeal to me much. The second one much more, and it is exactly the same design with the colours reversed in the blocks.   To get this design, I turned eight blocks … Continue reading

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