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Lovely layout - suitable for all those tiny scraps hanging about!!.

Japanese Afternoon Quilt

easy pinwheel quilt block

  • Sharon Harris
    Sharon Harris

    I have been trying to find a cheat sheet for this, to get the block and resulting HST sizes... I will probably have to just figure it out, but I wish I had found this idea before I have cut out my first quilt. This is a REAL nice time saver!

trim HSTs BEFORE pressing them open - clever!

Epic HST Technique

Quilting Shortcut---The Eight-Square Method

Quilting Shortcut: the Eight Square Method - HoneyBear Lane

30 great places to buy inexpensive fabric online

30 Great Places to Buy Fabric Online

Quiltville's Quips & Snips!!: Amazingly Smart! Great little tip :o)

One seam flying geese tutorial. Clever.

Mass Production Half Square Triangles..... a tutorial....!

tutorial for 8 HSTs! Excellent for Farmers wife blocks and all those teeny tiny HSTs. From the blog 'laugh yourself into stitches'

laugh yourself into Stitches*: The Magic 8

Fibermania: Tutorial: 8 Half Square Triangles From One Square

Fibermania: February 2009

If you have never tried the "Quilt As You Go" Method you need to. For those of us that want to quilt but don't have the time this method is fun and I have done several using this method

Freezer Paper Piecing Tutorial, really awesome!

Rolling On....Freezer Paper Piecing Tutorial....

How can this be such a good hint, but it has taken so long for someone to figure it out! No-mark Stitch & Flip. Easy way to make half square triangles, etc.

Punched hole to pin hexagon pieces

Project Linus idea: reversible sew-as-you-go crib quilt

Quilt-As-You-Go Reversible Crib Quilt

Strip pieced log cabin quilt tutorial - this is so clever. Make log cabins a "breeze".

Stitches in Play: easy-peasy log cabin tutorial

She shows how to turn the half square triangle several ways to make many blocks from 16 half triangle blocks

Crafty Gemini: Block #7- Half Square Triangle Freebie

Lovely layout - suitable for all those tiny scraps hanging about!

Japanese Afternoon Quilt

huge timesaver for quilting

Tutorial for paper piecing quilts using freezer paper - and you don't sew through the paper so you don't have to tear it off afterwards!

What to do with tattered quilts

Mamie Jane's: Quilt Scraps

chevron duvet cover

Marking areas for quilting with painter's tape

A Few Scraps: Free Motion Quilt Along: Scallops and Echo Designs

Grid-Pieced Half-Square Triangles-- How to make multiple squares at one time - BRILLIANT