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Tumbling Blocks -July

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Tumbling Blocks - July

Created in this Craftsy class

Craftsy Block of the Month 2013 taught by Laura Nownes

Learn new quilting techniques, make new friends and create a sampler quilt! Laura Nownes demonstrates 10 fabulous blocks and numerous techniques in this FREE class.

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Category Quilting
Type Functional
Style Retro / Vintage, Traditional, Classic
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What materials did you use? 100% Cotton Fat Quarters Gutterman 100% Cotton thread

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What are you most proud of? Most proud of cutting and fitting all the triangles & diamonds. My ruler was different in that to achieve some of the 60 degree angles, I had to use the ruler on the reverse side. It all had to do with the placement of the 60 degree line.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Use an OmniGrid 6" x 12" ruler.

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Your really dark background makes those colors POP! Very pretty.

07/04/2013 Flag

Thank you! This is my first red, white & black quilt and the Sampler quilts made last year, with a black background were so outstanding, I decided to try one. You're right, the dark background really effects how the other colors work

07/04/2013 Flag

Bev, I love your blocks. you are right about the dark background making this quilt a challenge. It was hard finding your blocks. Great job as usual.

07/04/2013 Flag

I love seeing your blocks in black, white and red!! You did a great job on this one!

07/05/2013 Flag