I always got so frustrated by the bowing when strip piecing. Make placement adjustments at this time. Another favorite strip-pieced block is in this easy, but eye-catching Pinwheel tutorial. Rachel made a PDF version of this quilt tutorial so if you prefer to print it out you can download your copy today. Sew three strips together and cut into squares.
Stash Buster - Mary Evans Trim the end on the binding so that it overlaps past the starting point on the binding. Again, make sure that the top of your ruler does not extend into the seam allowance. Cut each in half diagonally to create 4 corner triangles. No Y-seams are required. These are now the main components of the fat quarter quilt block. See more images See more images.
The Background and Border 1 are green. Notice how the diagonal rows now move straight up and down in the design. Easy enough for the beginner and enjoyable for any level quiltmaker. I was simply delighted to find your pattern through Google. Site by Spunmonkey Design.
This usually consists of sewing long strips of fabric often strips the width of fabric yardage together and then rotary cutting across the strips to create smaller units that are already pieced. Border 1 is also gray and Border 2 is a medium-scale black and white print. Appropriate for any level quiltmaker. Strip-piecing can also be used to create smaller units that can then be sewn back together to create new blocks such as traditional 9-patch blocks. Stitch along BOTH long sides, forming a tube.