Tag Archives: Applique Blocks

Gums, Wattles and Waratahs 1, 2, 3

Started playing with Aussie flora designs a couple of years ago, then lost them … and found them yesterday after my early morning session playing with Desert Pea designs. There are three project files, with just a few designs in … Continue reading

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Desert Flora 1, 2

In the early hours of this morning I woke up, and after an hour just lying around, then decided to get up and do something quiet. for the best part of two hours I sat at the computer playing with … Continue reading

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Kelly’s Custom Quilts 21, 22

Love the idea of creating a design by using different background fabrics, and designs like the ones here show why! I like the first one best, but I have learned something from the second one … use finest, dotted line … Continue reading

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A Whiter Shade of Pale 29, 30

Love the idea of a very low contrast quilt like these, but I don’t think I want to live with one. At least that saves me the task of picking out one design to make!

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White On Colour 15, 16

I love the design, but would not enjoy making sixteen identical urns, plus the big one! I think it would be difficult to find the perfect background colour, but would probably want to change it after the first dozen blocks. … Continue reading

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Beads Again 9, 10

Interesting, but think the blocks in the middle would look better surrounding the fan blocks around them. Love the second design as it is!

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Pieced Patched and Pretty Quilted 9, 10, 11, 12

The first design today looks like 9 applique blocks set on point with quilted sashing, but it is 9 applique blocks in a 5×5 straight setting with alternate blocks quilted. I have just worked out how to stop the quilting … Continue reading

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9 Patch ‘n’ Apps 14, 15, 16

Love the first design for today. Who would have thought that such a bland change of background colour could have such a great effect! I like the second one too, but it doesn’t excite me as much as the first … Continue reading

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Penny’s Patch Play 17, 18

It is busy, but I like it anyway. Like the second one too … it has room for the quilting to shine.

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Patch Play Quilted 21, 22

I like everything about this design. It isn’t the most exciting design, but I like the colours, the background quilting combined with the motifs used in the corners and the borders is the sort of quilting I prefer. Don’t like … Continue reading

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