Tag Archives: Applique Blocks

Festival Garden 11

This is a file I opened to demonstrate how to design a quilt at a quilt exhibition … I saved this one with mismatched background fabrics and colours instead of fabrics in many of the blocks. It probably took about … Continue reading

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Birds in the Orchard 11

Usually I turn everything around so the quilt can be used anyway on a double or bigger bed, but thought I would keep just one design with everything facing the same way. I made a queen size sampler quilt for … Continue reading

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Hexie Logs 11, 12, 13, 14, 15

Instead of starting with a square in the centre, start with a hexagon, then add some applique here and there … and look what can happen! And some of the blocks have more than the usual strips in the lightest … Continue reading

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Aunt Flo’s Patch 60

Plenty of background quilting required, but the lack of lines on the near white sandy colour makes me think of a beach where nobody has been walking since the tide went out. Makes me want to find a stick and … Continue reading

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Textile Inspirations 18

I love it! Applique and room for quilting, what else could I want? I might find some time in the next few days to add some quilting lines to this series. I can’t let all that space go to waste!

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Autumn Daze Quilting 16

I stepped outside with my morning coffee … but only briefly. Autumn was over a month ago, and the frost on the ground this morning was a reminder that we are looking for some nice steady rain, not frost! I … Continue reading

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Patched and Pieced 32

Another old fashioned looking design. I love the border on this one, but there is a bit but! It is way too wide! Now I love the border even more, though there is a lot more piecing to do in … Continue reading

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Penny’s Patch Play 14

Another project file with designs which have an antique look … this one must be a new or unused quilt as that black background fabric has not faded. This one was probably designed in EQ6, so it is heading towards … Continue reading

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Lovin’ Spoonful 36

I love this series, and I love the spoon which started it. Every design in this series reminds me of antiques every time I open the Electric Quilt project file. I keep trying to find a much brighter colour scheme, … Continue reading

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Patch Play 16

I like it. Needs some quilting though.

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