Tag Archives: Block Based Quilting Motif

Iron Lace Borders Q’n’A

Interesting. I like to leave space around applique blocks. This design has just eight applique blocks which leaves room for quilting to be showcased. I would perhaps use a more subdued thread colour in a real quilt, and the blank … Continue reading

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Old German Design 12, 13, 14

This project file is based on just one block which is included in the Electric Quilt block library, but with a lot of modifications of the original layout. The shapes have been bent, twisted every which way, or they have … Continue reading

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9 Patch ‘n’ Apps 7×7 18, 19, 20

I think I have started with the best one today. In fact, I have them in order of my preference. When I started blogging a quilt design every day I would take designs from wherever in the project file I … Continue reading

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Lovin’ Spoonful 32, 33, 34

I want to change fabrics in this project file, but not until I have my block library sorted. However it is hard not to be distracted when I am playing in Electric Quilt, but I must be strong or the … 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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My Bright Patches OP 7

I like it.

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Dear, Dear it’s Quilted 17

I like it. I would not enjoy making all those tiny blocks, but would be happy to live with the results. I wonder why I changed the quilting design for one block in the outer row!

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Black and Gold Logs and Lillies 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

There’s an idea! Don’t piece a Log Cabin quilt … just quilt it! Something to think about though … what colours would you use on the quilt top if you did piece it? Something to consider is doubling up Log … Continue reading

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EQ Dozen + Quilting 5

The EQ Dozen series of project files all began life in EQ5, and continue to grow in EQ8. Who would have thought that just twelve blocks would create so many designs, and I have only just started sharing the quilted … Continue reading

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Fiddlebobs OP 5

Sometimes I am rather impressed with a design … and this is one of those times. I love how the quilting design echos and links to the matching applique blocks.  

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