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American Sampler Quilt

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Category Quilting
Type Functional
Style Classic, Traditional
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What materials did you use? Cottons, Muslins

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What are you most proud of? I made two, hand quilted both It took about 6mo for each quilt.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Have fun with a sampler quilt. There are hundreds of sampler blocks and they can be different colors other then red, white, and blue. Enjoy

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i love this quilt do you have the instructions

07/16/2011 Flag

thanks. this is just 12 sampler blocks repeated twice. One of the twelve is repeated a third time to make a total of 25 blocks. the blocks are 12 1/2" x 12 1/2". 3 1/2" sashing. The boarters are varied first one 1 1/2" next one 3 1/2" then of you want go back to 2 1/2" then 4 1/2". just don't make your boarders all the same size. If you dont have a book that has Sampler Block Patterns you can easily find them online. Just type Free Sampler Quilt Patterns. When you get it done please send me a picture of it or post it on my face book page. Emmit Penny

07/16/2011 Flag