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Marine Star Swim Bike Quilt

Happy Monday! Today’s Summer Sampler 2017 block is called Marine Star.  I like this block so much, I made it in 2 sizes.  I have always loved Mariner’s Compass quilts–the intricacies and shapes can be stunning. I don’t see myself making an entire Mariner’s Compass quilt in the near future, so I wanted to include a […]

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Rosetta Star

Every week I think, “This might be my favorite block, ever!” But really, I love the Rosetta Star block, designed by Lee Heinrich.  It is unique, and I think an entire quilt made out of 6” and 12” blocks would be so fantastic.   I think I’m finally getting the hang of the 6” blocks–these tiny […]

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Alchemy Star_Summer Sampler 2017

It is Monday, which means it is Summer Sampler 2017 time! This is Block #5, Alchemy, designed by AnneMarie Chany of Gen X Quilters.  I love the versatility of this block–you could use any number of fabric combinations and fabric placements, and come up with something totally different.  I also learned a new-to-me stitch and […]

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Summer Sampler 2016 around the corner block

Ha ha! Hit “post” before I was ready. Sorry about that. Today’s block for the Summer Sampler 2016 quilt along is called Around the Corner. It is designed by Allison Harris of Cluck Cluck Sew, and I have to say, Allison is just the best pattern writer. Concise. Easy to follow. And always great designs! Allison wrote […]

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