Journey along with me as I start making a nine-patch quilt! The Nine-Patch is a classic quilt block that can be adapted in many ways - from color combinations to layout options, you can customize your nine-patch quilt to fit any design style.
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Making a Nine-Patch Quilt is Fast
Once you decide on t...
National Quilting Day...the perfect time to start a new project! I hang out in the Quilters Knitting forum on Ravelry and we thought it would be fun to start a Block of the Month. Sure, there are plenty of gorgeous BOM groups out there...we were inspired by Jen Kingwell's Long Time Gone (now clo...
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My True Blue Quilts banner has become a free motion quilting sampler. I tried to use different styles of quilting in each section so that I can talk to customers about what kind of custom quilting I offer.
Today, let's take a closer look at stitching the curves in the top border.
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Option 1 - Use ...
Let's take a closer look at the side borders of my True Blue Quilts banner.
I stitched two types of flowers over the nine-patch design. The stems and leafs are similar. I use a meandering vine with leafs quite a bit as a border fill design.
On the left I stitched a "Swoop V" flower. The corner...
Tags: free motion quilting, longarm, nine patch quilt, quilted flowers