Taking the fear out of piecing Double Wedding Ring blocks
Yesterday on QUILTsocial I used the Brother Dreamweaver XE to assemble the blocks that make up a Double Wedding Ring quilt. Today I'm adding the second side to the blocks so that tomorrow I'll be able to assemble them as a quilt top. As you can see, making this block... #brother #DreamweaverXE
Double Wedding Ring Quilt Finished
So a month and a bit after it was supposed to be completed, I finally finished the quilt I was making for my brother and his then fiance, now wife. Whether out of audacity, ignorance, or stupidity, I thought that a double wedding quilt would be the perfect project for me. In all honesty, it wasn't as bad as I thought it would be. The idea of curves terrified me at first until I did about three of them and then I got the hang of it and didn't even need to use pins. The idea for this quilt…
Rachael on Instagram: “(Bottom right corner detail). This beast has been on the frame for 2 months - many interruptions - but hoping the insane hours I have put…”
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DWR WINNERS!!!! Thank you to all who participated in the DWR Challenge! We are so pleased with the results. With so many beautiful quilts, You all made the judges jobs very difficult! Without further ado, here are the winners! CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL! WINNER FOR SMALL RING CATEGORY #6 Margaret Cibulsky $50 Gift Certificate to Canton Village Quilt Works Joy of Quilting by Kathy Doughty, Material Obsession Fabric Bundles by Fabric Traditions A special selection of Kona solids and fabric by…
Design to Quilt: Elements of Design-The Magic of Triad Colors (Week 18)
Learning how to use the Triad color scheme can help you to create less harsh, but harmonious quilts.
QuiltCon West 2016, Part 2: The Quilts
I debated on the best way to show the quilts. I didn't take pictures of them all. In fact, you will notice that I missed a lot of award winn...
Tips for Double Wedding Ring Quilt
If you are new to the blog, welcome. You have reached an archived free pattern. We typically put up new blog post twice daily so there is always something new and fresh here. Click HERE and see…
Rings & Pinwheels
~54"x 54" Pattern written for throw size, but want it bigger? Pattern also includes options for full and queen size. Templates (paper) and instructions for piecing those pretty curves included. The pinwheels 'appear' as the blocks are sewn together. Sample uses Hyde Park by Blackbird Designs for Moda Fabrics. *** No
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