Tag Archives: Quilter’s Retreat

Cabin Fever 91, 92, 93, 94 and 95

A break from virtual quilting to concentrate on Log Cabin designs. Love the first one. Love the curves achieved by using Thick and Thin Log Cabin blocks.  A few less curves, but still an interesting design. The one above is … Continue reading

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Multi Coloured Cabin 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

What if I use several different colours in Log Cabin Quilts? (And what if I do this during the Christmas season and forget about it until mid year?) Colour combinations which would be less seasonal would be red, white and … Continue reading

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Black and Gold Log Cabin 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10

This series is showing what a Log Cabin quilt might look like on the back. The Log Cabin blocks have been quilted in or near the ditch on the dark side, maybe almost all over, but sometimes a motif is used, … Continue reading

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Logs on Point 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30

Interesting.   Also interesting. I rather like those little waves in the outer row of blocks. Very, very interesting. Very interesting for a quilter!   Another interesting one … but my favourite for the day is the middle one. Now, … Continue reading

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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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Log Cabin 51, 52, 53, 54 and 55

From a new series to an old one. Each of these designs use exactly the same blocks as my favourite Log Cabin variations, Barnraising. Just  few twists and turns and you could have something just a little bit different. I … Continue reading

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Cornerstone Block Variations

Last week I issued a challenge during the mid week Log Cabin Retreat … to see how many different ways you can use light and dark fabrics in the Chimney and Cornerstones block. I tried to sort my collection into … Continue reading

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Applique Logs 51, 52, 53, 54 and 55

  Not a lot I can say apart from … I love them, and they keep getting batter from top to bottom!

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Curved Cornerstones + 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25

Love playing with this little blocks running all over the place! It is a bit like adding quilting lines before adding the wadding and backing fabric. Sometimes the most effective way to use the lines of little squares is to … Continue reading

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Log Court 57, 58, 59 and 60

Interesting. Like it! The third would make a striking wall hanging.   Like the star which is hiding in there.

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