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'Summer Romance Cow' Quilt Block

from Maryland Quilter
(7) Name: 'Quilting : 'Summer Romance Cow' Quilt Block
'Summer Romance Cow' Quilt Block
'Summer Romance Cow' Quilt Block

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Techniques used: raw-edged applique with free motion quilting

Pattern Description:

As Sam rides his bike he admires the countryside surrounding his small town. A cow grazes in a field under the shade of a tree. He lifts his head to look as Sam rides past. Cow is the fourth quilt block in the Summer Romance quilt. The other blocks tell the story of Sam and Lucy, and riding off together in the sunset. Each pattern is designed to fit comfortably on a 12 inch block. The pattern as sewn in the picture uses raw edge applique which frays when washed. This results in a rustic, folk look to the quilt. This style of quilt block is designed to be free easy and not perfect in any way. That makes it charming!

Approximate time to complete: 2-3 hours.

This pattern includes complete easy to follow numbered step by step directions. There are full size printable patterns for the block appliques. The pattern is written with metric units in parenthesis. If you have any questions or concerns about the pattern please contact me.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approximately 12x12 inches (30x30cm)

Materials:

  • 2 12 1/2 x12 1/2 inch ( 32x32cm) pieces of solid purple flannel fabric for the front and back of the block
  • 1 12 1/2 x12 1/2 inch (32x32cm) piece of white flannel or for the inside layer
  • Assorted small pieces of cotton fabric for the appliques in black, white, pink, blue and prints for the tree top, trunk and the cow body
  • White marking pencil
  • Sewing machine with darning foot or free motion quilting foot
  • Sharp scissors


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I love designing and making quilts, especially folk and story quilts. All my patterns are easy to follow with step by step directions and photos. Every pattern begins with a quilt created and sewn on ...

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