InstructionsThis block is made up of alternate blocks of a four-patch and a half square triangle patch. The combination can be arranged in different ways. In publishing this in Barbara Brackman's "Block Base", she indicated that this block has been published over the years under the names of Buckeye Beauty, Jacob's Ladder, Double Four Patch, Give This One a Name, and seven additional names. Should you ...
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Type of item: Functional
Style: Classic, Traditional
What was your inspiration?
My objective in each case was to produce a relatively easy quilt top to be donated to charity while using fabric I'd either been able to acquire inexpensively (usually $2.00 a yard or less) or in some cases fabric that had been donated.
What are you most proud of?
For 60x80 inch quilt tops that could be produced for less than $12 each, I think they all came out looking pretty good.
Other committee members finished the quilts for me and they were all shipped out for world relief.