Striped fabric is awesome. Do you agree?
I love the minimalist look of my Shells quilt. You can make this quilt in a weekend easily.
Sometimes you only need to use half square triangles and use the fabric print to do most of the work. Stripes are great for this. Chunky stripes look great but finer stripes are great too.
You’ll find Shells and the 3 other patterns in this block in Turnabout patchwork.
So you can see all the variations in a real project we’re joined by Gail of Quilting Gail, Julie of Running Stitch Quilts, Linda of The Quilting Biker, Sarah Scott of Piccolo Studio, Cheryl of QuilterChic and Stephanie of Steph Jacobson Design. Check their projects and don’t forget to enter their giveaways!
These fantastic quilt designers and quilters have made projects starting with just two contrasting squares. Don’t forget to check their blogs to see their great work as well as read their experience with my book.
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“Turnabout Patchwork. Simple quilts with a twist” is all about playing with blocks – making a block, slicing it up, and turning or repositioning the pieces to make a completely different block (sometimes two smaller blocks) to yield endless quilt tops.
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