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Y-Not Tumbling blocks

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Category Quilting
Type Home Decor
Style Classic
quiltsage on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? left-over fabrics, dark brown fabric, and typical quilting tools.

quiltsage on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? This tumbling block quilt is made without Y seams, and uses normal quilting tools. The blocks are strip priced and rotary cut. No special templates needed, no paper piecing, no cutting out little diamonds. I love taking a traditionally difficult technique and finding a simpler way to make it.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Fabric choice is crucial to get the 3-D effect. You need light fabrics and medium fabrics. If you can't decide if a fabric is a light or a medium, then put it back in your stash. It doesn't have enough contrast to get the right effect.

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I love the colors and I Love the 3-D effect! You could email Craftsy help and maybe they can help you download the pattern. I would love to make this! Please let us know when you get the pattern posted, can't wait to see more of your projects! BTW, Awesome job!

04/28/2012 Flag

Oh my this is so awesome I love it.GREAT job

04/29/2012 Flag

This is absolutely gorgeous! I would love to get the pattern also. Thank you for providing your email address!

01/01/2013 Flag

WOW! Love this pattern and the tumblng block effect!! I have never made one of these but would love to try it! You have such a creative mind!

02/10/2013 Flag

WOW! this is beautiful! I love your color placement - it really makes the quilt come alive!!

04/10/2013 Flag