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Round the Blocks

from Better Off Thread
(7) Name: 'Quilting : Round the Blocks
Round the Blocks 14 Square version
Round the Blocks 10 square version
Round the Blocks 14 square version
Round the Blocks 14 square version
Round the Blocks Round the Blocks (2 new block patterns)

Pattern Description:

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Included in this pattern are two block options (10 squares in a circle and 14 squares in a circle), templates, and a full photo tutorial on paper-piecing and insetting full circles.
You can learn new skills (and they are easy!) while making these fun and beautiful blocks. The design combinations you can create with these are endless. Make a pillow, a mini, or a whole quilt.

Pattern is copyright 2013 Janice Ryan. You may sell items made from this pattern on a small scale, but please credit me (Janice Ryan @ Better off Thread) and link back to my pattern in your description.


  • Block A & B background: 1 FQ or four 5"x 5" and four 8" by 8" scraps.
  • Block A squares: 10 3"x 3" squares
  • Block A wedges (between each square): 10 2.5"x 2.5" squares (can be cut from background FQ.
  • Block B squares: 14 2.5"x 2.5 squares
  • Block B wedges: 14 1.75"x 2.5" rectangles (can be cut from background FQ.

You Will Also Need:

  • thread
  • tracing wheel (optional)
  • printouts of paper templates (included in pattern)

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I'm Janice Ryan and I live in Los Angeles with my husband, 2 children and 4 cats (I'm not sure who creates more havoc when I try to sew-the children or the cats). Despite the Cali address and Irish ...

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