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Crazy Quartet

Created in this Craftsy Course

Crazy Quilts taught by Allie Aller

Work with fancy fabrics like velvet and silk and play with hand-embroidered seam treatments to create richly textured, sumptuous blocks.

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Quilting
Type Quilt
Style Romantic
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What materials did you use? Silk, satin, velvet, lace, cotton

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What are you most proud of? I've been crazy quilting for a few years now and enjoy learning new ways of patching blocks. While the the template method isn't my favorite one, I'm pleased to add it to my "bag of tricks."

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? If I'd never pieced a crazy block before, I would use all cotton fabric; I would make my blocks 9 1/2 inches and then cut them down to the prescribed size (8 1/2"); and, I would start with block 4, which is the easiest to piece.

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You have got the block techniques down...can't wait to see what comes next. ;-)

10/15/2013 Flag

just fabulous

11/22/2013 Flag