quilting

Two quick blocks: delectable mountains and attic windows quilt blocks

Today’s blocks are skill builders.

Delectable mountains: This technique can be made with several strips. In this case the block has just 3 strips. It can be made coordinated or scrappy. Either way the result is a spectacular quilt.

Attic window is a classic. This block is constructed with Y seams. On the video I demonstrate Y seams are achievable as long as you follow some steps.

Check it out!

Delectable mountains

Fabric needs

  • 2 layer cakes or 10″ x 10″ squares in 2 contrasting fabrics

Block size

  • 7 1/4″ x 8 1/2″

Attic window

Fabric needs

  • 1 square, 4 1/2″ x 4 1/2″
  • 2 strips, 2 1/2″ x 6 7/8″

Block size

6″ x 6″

Another delectable mountains block

Check also my other delectable mountains video:

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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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Two quick blocks: delectable mountains and attic window quilt blocks

1 comment

  1. Thank you Teresa,….love the attic windows tutorial……I’ve been making my corners with a 1/2 sq,triangles……OK with plain fabs. but not so good with prints Love your work, Cheers, Elizabeth

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