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(Quilting Twin blog) cute scrap block
scrappy block idea
I like this block. Would definitely change the color scheme!
Rail Fence and Nine Patch - interesting setting. If you used the same color backgrounds it wouldn't look like a snowball and the X would be the focus. For a kids quilt I'd use a white background and scrappy brights for the nine patch and rail fence.
different size corner scraps
May Block for Mel #2 by mrssorrells2009, via Flickr
nine patch string blocks...if you do the center strips the same color it looks like sashing when the blocks are put together
Pattern is State of Grace by Cozy Quilt. It's in their book, Strip Clubbing. Fabric is Minick and Simpson Prarie Paisley.
Fun scrap star blocks -- will make an interesting quilt with the blue background -- varigated thread quilting???
My obsession with Red Pepper Quilts grows
this block in fun contemporary fabrics? Yes, please.
SDC10792 by Jessica's Quilting Studio, via Flickr (I want this pattern) It almost looks like a version of log cabin pattern
These blocks are a great way to practice your machine quilting in a smaller area
If wishes were fishes..... - Green Fairy Quilts machine quilting Love the design in the white space.
"Peach Flowers" by Nancy Philabaum; quilted by Jessica Jones/Jessica's Quilting Studio (from Flickr)