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And my trianglehexiesquilt is also finishedand I forgot to post

And my trianglehexiesquilt is also finishedand I forgot to post


You will also see the quilting in an upcoming blog post so there will be plenty more to follow along on the blog. We will be attending quilt market next ...

Save the Bees Block of the Month

HRT quilt

As you can see… the large owl blocks and the large daisy blocks were all fussy cut from fabric and helped to add to the quilt and make the body larger.

Find a few more thoughts about keeping up with Works in Progress projects here and here. And this post about how to get organized at the beginning of a new ...

I blogged about a runner I made with this tool in 2012 and it is http://carylquilts.blogspot.com/2012/12/christmas-hst-runner.html and there is a link on ...

How to make a hexagon quilt with half hexies – free quilt pattern – 5 different sizes

These 'on the washing line' photos aren't the best but are to show you the quilt in its entirety. The sun is so bright again today they look a little ...

The Temperature Quilt--this is winding down. I've decided to do 26 weeks so only have 3 weeks to go. I lost interest and it will finish at 29.75" x 26", ...

Thanks so much for your patience while I got the finishing instructions together for this year's mystery block of the month! I wanted to double and triple ...

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Allison opted for a beautiful paper piecing template designed by Brigitte Heitland of Zen Chic. It's called 'Prism' and you can download it fro free here!

the options really are endless! don't forget as you finish your blocks.. and your quilts... to please post photos in the quilt a long flickr pool

All of the piecing of the hexagons from the other day got pressed when I was pressing the green pieces above and I laid them out to get a feel of how ...

How to use the Hex N More Ruler to cut half hexies + Quilt Reveal – Hexagon quilt #7

During this Quilt Along we have used templates from the following CWQ sets:

I got so busy, I forgot to actually finish this post before I posted it lol! When I saw this quilt by Jenny of.

First, take a look at the completed quilt top. If you look closely you'll see that the top is composed of 35 four patch blocks in a 5 x 7 arrangement.

Again, this quilt top is still hanging by (literally) for me to remember it and eventually finish it! I think I have cause for enthusiasm to finish it this ...

I will also always remember the gasps at another meeting as I held up a finished Stack 'n Whack throw quilt, and the comments, "That can't be all from one ...

I've been asked for a tutorial and pattern details for this hexagon quilt that uses half hexies. This will be a LONG post, so let's get right to it.

Morgan Kelly on Instagram: “I finally finished my #diamondripplesquilt 🎉🙌🏻. I used a brushed cotton bed sheet from Target for the back and it is SO soft!

Check out my January post that walks through the process for the circle. This month the idea was improv strips with a triangle in the center to make a ...

I love the scrappy feel! You can find Gretel from LouLou's Fabric Shop, Bear Creek Quilting Co., ...

Triangle Hexies quilt by emily of quiltylove.com. Modern hexagon quilt. Fat quarter

I have been making a LOT of half-square-triangle quilt blocks recently. Half-square-triangles (or HST's) are one of the greatest basic building blocks of ...

DONE - I used my "stuck-in-the-house" time well (2 blizzards), finishing up this quilt, called "Scraps Rule". I used rulers on the lights and free-motion ...

A Finished Quilt.

Merit Hexie Pillow Merit Hexie Pillow. I totally forgot to post the ...

Low Volume Stretched Hexagons Quilt - English Paper Pieced | © Red Pepper Quilts 2019

Detail of Cathedral Window Quilt ...

A patchwork quilt...look at all those little hexies!

Scrappy Hexies

I am definitely making a temperature quilt for 2019. Want to make one too? Here's my hints and tips to get your started on your design plus a great source ...

Playing with Half-Square Triangles

Half Square Triangles Galore ~ A Finished Quilt

I used a 20″ pillow form from Joann's to insert into my pillow. I picked a really poofy pillow, and it didn't fill out the entire cushion.

Anne of Green Gables was one of my favorite book series in middle school, and Gilbert Blythe from the first two Anne of Green Gables movies was my first ...

The second assembly method involves the use of large triangles as setting pieces used to assemble the large hexagons into rows. Each triangle is nine inches ...

Here is a close up of the quilting. I did flowers that followed the pattern of the fabric on the white material only. Sorry for the color quality.

Line up triangles and sew an accurate 1/4"

Completed this quilt 2 months ago and donated as well. Forgot to take a picture of the finished product to post it for FinishAlong Q4.😞

Cross Cut Quilt - a finish!

close-up image of a black and gray block within the Fiesta Time Flowers quilt

An English Paper Pieced - Low Volume - Stretched Hexies Quilt: Part 2

A closeup of the first layout idea shows that new elements emerge where the edges of the large hexagons come together. Chocolate diamonds come forth. In ...

... photos aren't the best but are to show you the quilt in its entirety. The sun is so bright again today they look a little bleached out and creased.

I have a long table, so my runner has seven hexagons. You can easily change the length to fit your table, by changing the number of hexagons.

Progress on my Gypsy Wife Quilt(s)

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How to Make a Hexagon Quilt – A Free Tutorial

Schnitzel & Boo Website

Three half-hexagons make an equilateral triangle. Three triangles make a half hexagon, three of which make a triangle again and so on.

'Quilt Town, USA, is a truly magical place, filled to the rafters

Next was the house block. It went together pretty quick. Total of 4 finished and I think they are up to block 12 or so. I'm hoping today that I can actually ...

I love seeing the quilt at this point, and those little corner units just make me happy.

Make one large block, by taping them together (use the dotted line)

This month's Island Batik Challenge is to create a playful pillow! The fabrics featured in this post were given to me by Island Batik and are a part of the ...

Hexagons and stars quilt by Sharon McConnell with Moda Fabrics by Kate Spain

Make one quilt for Camp Erin. Camp Erin is a bereavement camp for kids who have lost a family member. Each camper receives a quilt and teddy bear when they ...

It was free motion quilted on her Gammill. #Repost ・・・ Finished the #atomicstarburstquilt a week ago and forgot to post the final picture.

How to piece triangles

The machine stitching in the background is straight lines alternating up & down and across. It was slow going, but gave me practice with ruler work.

And playing with the options. I haven't even decided what I'm going to do with them all yet. I like each layout – I may just keep cranking out the hst's and ...

Jaybird Pattern Review – Lotus

On Christmas Eve, Lori at Humble Quilts , shared a tutorial for a small quilt called Swiss Cross. I decided to give it a go. I wanted the large triangles ...

Retro Half Square Triangle Quilt II - A Finished Quilt

I had been searching for a vintage Cathedral Window quilt for a very long time and I was surprised and delighted to have found this beautiful one on Ebay.

I made six heart blocks in each of six different colors, and then I mixed them up. For each foreground color I picked a low-volume background print.

Note the little notches. Don't forget to cut those. They'll come in handy when we start piecing.

Pin a 10″ strip evenly to each of the remainder unfinished sides and then sew on.

And The Winners Are…

Can't wait to finish, because I have a sweet romantic project starting right after this. It's perfect for Valentine's Day, so keep looking in on me.

I wanted the large triangles to be the same as the background shirting, but I didn't have enough.

Merit Hexie Pillow Layout

"Something like," because obviously my quilt is still in progress, and because this project is designed to be random and unique.

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Plus Squared Quilt Pattern

I shared a little bit last year about my hexie-ing process in this post in case you are interested in seeing my method for English Paper Piecing.


Video tutorial: Quilt-as-you-go (QAYG), the easiest

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Once an assembly method is chosen the last thing that needs to be considered in the assembly of the quilt top is how to finish off the edges.

... to sew it all together and still add a circle of 8 inner triangles and a circle of 12 outer triangles to finish the quilt per my original intention.

By the end of the day everyone had completed at least four blocks for their Modern Triangle Sampler - jewels, hexagons, triangles and more were appearing!

Trimed! See, that wasn't so bad, was it? Now continue all the way around the quilt, using the gray triangles and the seam allowances as your guide.

(I forgot to take a photo of the finished quilt! Oops. But it is finished, and in use on our sofa in Savannah)

I have had a lovely Christmas break but I am itching to get right back into it. I am starting the year with my finished Retro Half Square Triangle Quilt .

And if it is not breezy I will take the table runner outside to work on also

Keera Jobs Flying Geese quilt

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A few other project updates: I finished 64 of my vintage-inspired log cabin blocks. I honestly loved making each and every one of them.

{ the hexagon quilt a long is over... but you can always look at the tutorials & make a hexagon quilt! }

I had these finished last week, but forgot to post them. These are the

Especially being a woman in the United States. Debilitating emotion overwhelms creativity. You have to fight hard for your creative self.

A Stretched Hexies Quilt - English Paper Piecing | © Red Pepper Quilts 2019