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Quilt maker, pattern designer, fabric dyer, and lover of all things quilting.

Having A Bit of Difficulty With Block #3?

I've had a few emails reporting that there's a bit of trouble with block three of Ode To The Blue & Grey.  The pink and green  4-patch seems to be the trouble spot because it's coming out too small. So today I remade the block to see what's going on with this pesky four patch that should be so easy!  What I found was that it is indeed a bit too small.  Ideally, your four patch...

Ode To The Blue & Grey block #3
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Block of the Month: Ode to the Blue & Grey

Finally! I squeezed some much needed sewing time into this week so that I could finish piecing my new BOM quilt that starts in January. Ode to the Blue and Grey features fabrics from Marcus Brothers Fabric's Adelaide collection. When I saw this fabric collection I fell in love with it and knew immediately I wanted it for my 2011 Block of the Month quilt project.Now I'm working on quilting it and thought I'd post some...

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