Sewing curves is tricky but it’s possible to create the illusion of curves with straight sewing.
Morning star is one such block.
How to make a Morning star block
Learn to make this block in just over 3 minutes:
What can you do with this block?
You can make A cog in the wheel quilt.
A cog in the wheel is an easy modern quilt pattern suitable for confident beginners.
You can choose which technique to use in making it.
Included are instructions and templates for traditional piecing and foundation piecing.
Buy A cog in the wheel quilt pattern
Download just the block paper template
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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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