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Ocean Waves Block

Ocean Waves Block

Having such a name, the colour scheme for this version of the Ocean Waves block seemed obvious... But there are many different colour combinations that this block can get away with...

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Ocean Waves Quilt

Ocean Waves Quilt

The Ocean Waves block is very close to Jutta’s heart. Not only is she again and again drawn to quilt patterns that later turn out to be variations of this beautiful block, but guess which block featured on her birthday in her perpetual quilt calendar?

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Jutta Hufnagel

Quarter-Square Triangle

Quarter-Square Triangle

When you cut any fabric square twice diagonally, you will have four quarter-square triangles....

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Template Free Piecing

Template Free Piecing

Template-free piecing has been around the quilting scene for many years. Squares, half-square triangles and quarter-square triangles have been intimate friends of quilters around the globe for even longer.

The secret behind template-free piecing is easily revealed: Using a rotary cutter, a ruler and a self-healing mat, you first cut strips, then squares, then triangles. In the end, you have perfect squares made up of two, three or more triangles ready to use in quilt blocks, sashings, borders etc.

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Hourglass Block

Hourglass Block

This easy block can be used for many purposes: sashings, borders, setting blocks etc. If set in a single block quilt, the pattern is also known as 'Broken Dishes'...

Lady of the Lake Block

Lady of the Lake Quilt Block

The poetic name of this beautiful block goes back to the Arthurian legend where several different characters assume the name 'Lady of the Lake'. They play different roles including raising Lancelot after the death of his father...

Lady of the Lake Quilt

Lady of the Lake Quilt

This quilt came to us as an already finished vintage quilt top. It is not very remarkable and very far from being of museum quality....

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