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Vintage Block Quilt Along

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Rose Dream Block #1

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Category Quilting
Type Home Decor
Style Traditional, Classic, Romantic
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What was your source for this quilting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Vintage Block Quilt Along

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What materials did you use? Three Sisters for Moda

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? I would say that this is a good BOM if you want to learn some advanced techniques, like sewing curves and Y seams. At the end of each of these blocks you should be proficient at both...LOL. Definitely do as she says and use a SCANT 1/4 inch. It will make a difference in the final trim up.

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For those that are interested, one of the things I did with the pattern pieces (as they are paper bits) I ran the whole thing through my laminator and then cut them out, I have nice stiff plastic coated templates to draw around now. Just tuck them in an envelope and inside a plastic binder sleeve along with the instructions for future use!

01/05/2013 Flag

These blocks are fabulous thanks for giving the link too:)

01/05/2013 Flag

Oh WOW!!! And just when I've committed (re-committed) to no more new projects until I finish the ones I already have :D - Will definitely bookmark this and save it for the future. Your blocks are gorgeous, as always!

01/05/2013 Flag

Thank you! I think this one is going to be fun too!

01/06/2013 Flag

Yummy!!

01/05/2013 Flag

Hi Applekrisp - I have had my eye on Charise' BOM for a while. Love her ideas and fabric. Your fabric choices gave a whole new perception, of course. Looks wonderful. I just bought a used Brother (picking up today) at the sewing machine store. $900 new, $399 used. Looks like new. Quiet and powerful. The original owner upgraded. Has all the accessories, even a table extension AND the InstructionBook, too. Cannot wait. Has a few goodies like thread cut, needle up, knee lift........loved my other machines, but time for a new toy with fun tricks on them. Sew exciting.

03/29/2013 Flag

I love having fun friends to play with! So happy for you!!!

04/01/2013 Flag