Quiltcast #4


Posted on September 18th, by Amy in podcast, Quiltcast. 4 comments

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





4 thoughts on “Quiltcast #4

  1. 1
    margaretk says:

    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.

  2. 2
    Kati R. says:

    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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