turnabout patchwork

Turnabout patchwork – Striped fabric block – 1 block, 4 quilts bundle

My publisher Martingale has gone out of business and as a result I’ve had the chance to buy the rights to my book Turnabout patchwork.

And now I’m offering individual chapters of my book as digital downloads.

This block is one of my favourite blocks because it’s simple but it’s playful. If you pick the right fabric you’ll get outstanding results.


The download contains instructions to make one block and 4 possible variations of the block turned into 4 different quilt patterns.

Watch a demo on how to make this block

Patterns you get in the download

  • Shells: 51 1/2″ × 55 1/2″
  • Xs and Os: 66 1/2″ × 66 1/2″
  • Jaws: 22 1/2″ × 77 1/2″”
  • Arrowhead: 55 1/2″ × 66 1/2″

As well as the instructions and fabric needs to make the blocks you’ll find a section on quiltmaking basics at the end of the pattern that discusses:

  • Tools
  • Squaring up blocks
  • Borders
  • Assembly and quilting
  • Binding

If you enjoy disappearing quilt blocks here you have a list of blocks I’ve made using the technique. You can watch them in a row. If you want to skip a video, press the skip button to the right of the play button.


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My book and other publications

Check out my book “Turnabout Patchwork” for endless quilt top possibilities.

My book is now available as individual chapter downloads in a 4 quilt pattern bundles.

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

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Turnabout patchwork bundle

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1 comment

  1. Thank you very much for these tutorials, they’re fabulous, Have a wonderful day 🧵📍🪡🪡🧵


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