Quiltcast #4

Today April and I chat about our favorite traditional quilt blocks and how we like to make them unique, and current. Share your favorite blocks with us in the comments!

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Beth found some snips that she loves. She didn’t have the brand available, but I’m guessing they are Havel’s or Famore’s snips. I use the rainbow pair of Famore snips, and April has a Fiskars snip that she keeps hidden from her kiddos!

I haven’t mentioned this on the blog yet, but I am a new contributor to Quilty! I’m talking about quilting on your domestic machine in each new installment of Quilty, if you are just getting started, this entire mag is a great resource for you! There’s also lots of great quilt patterns too – be sure to check it out :)

 

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Download the pdf of blocks – Top 5 Classic Blocks – Quiltcast

Here’s a sampler, and a couple layout options that you might want to consider!

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Schoolhouse Rocks!

Vanessa Christenson ombre quilt

501 Rotary-Cut Quilt Blocks

Victoria Findlay Wolfe  – 15 minutes of Play — Improvisational Quilts: Made-Fabric Piecing Traditional Blocks Scrap Challenges

Flying Geese – magic

Special thanks to Daisy for the Top 5 suggestion!

 

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Amy

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:09+00:00 September 18th, 2013|podcast, Quiltcast|4 Comments

4 Comments

  1. margaretk September 21, 2013 at 10:13 am - Reply

    This podcast episode does not seem to be downloading on itunes. It keps trying, then stops, though your other episodes did download, and I enjoyed listening to them.

    • tami knox September 24, 2013 at 6:07 pm - Reply

      I had the same problem.

      • Amy September 25, 2013 at 11:41 pm - Reply

        Sorry – I see that it didn’t get picked up, but I’m not sure what to do to fix it! Hopefully you can listen to it via the blog instead.

  2. Kati R. September 25, 2013 at 7:29 am - Reply

    I don’t know about the iTunes problem, I’m using BeyondPod on my Android phone and it’s working fine. I just wanted to say thank you for having such a nice podcast with quality content. I’m always looking forward to the updates and the Top 5-s!

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