pickle dish

Curves and foundation video tutorial – Pickle dish quilt block

Pickle dish is a traditional block. It looks a bit like the double wedding ring quilt block.

I was inspired by a vintage quilt to make the demo block in red, blue and white.

While it can be a bit tricky to make,  it’s a lot easier when doing the spiky curved piece with foundation piecing.

The rest of the block is assembled traditionally.

How to make a pickle dish block

Learn to make this block in 4 minutes using foundation piecing:

If you like the look of this block you’ll love the pickle dish quilts on the Quilt index.

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Curves and foundation piecing - Pickle dish quilt block

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My book Turnabout Patchwork

“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.

See all the quilts in the book in a real life project

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