Sew Along With June-Playful Precut Quilts

Sew Along With June-Block 3

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Sew Along With June-Block 3

Quilt Along With June-Block Three Welcome back happy quilters! First off...when was the last time you changed your sewing machine needle? They should be changed after about 8 hours of sewing and a good way of remembering this is to change your needle when you start a new project. This week the block is a lovely star, and we all love stars in quilts. First step the cutting:Cut (8) 4 1/2" background squaresTrim one print charm to 4 1/2". Cut (8) 2 1/2" squares of the same fabric as the previously mentioned Charm. Draw a diagonal line on each of...

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Sew Along With June-Block 2

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Sew Along With June-Block 2

Rise and Shine Everyone and welcome to Block Two of the Threads that Bind Playful Precuts Sew Along. I hope you are all keeping busy sewing and keep your stress levels down along with it. I can’t say enough about this book, Playful Precut Quilts. It has so many ideas for you to use some of those precuts you have on hand or about to buy from Threads that Bind. Last time they used two different blocks together to make the cutest little cat quilt. This time they are only using the one block throughout the quilt. Making it the...

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Sew Along With June- Block 1

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Sew Along With June- Block 1

For my sample I will be using various precuts of the line, Folktale by Lella Boutique for Moda, which is available at the store. But you can use which ever line strikes your fancy…or use your stash (oops, sorry, COLLECTION of fabric) The choice is yours. Go calm and sedate, wild and wonderful or somewhere in between. I will be able to get all of the blocks out of a charm pack and a jelly roll…plus background fabric and some left over. I am starting out with half a metre. You will also need the usual quilting supplies: rulers, rotary...

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