Love of Quilting May/June 2006

Projects

  • Spin Cycle – Cover project
  • May Basket – Cute baskets with rickrack handles
  • Double Wedding Ring – A classic made easier
  • Brave New World – Lots of variations-only one unit
  • Rhubarb Twist – Strip pieced pinwheels
  • Batik Fans – by Liz Porter
  • Bartie – Fast, fun, and fused
  • Wheels for Mary – Traditional block-new look
  • Tea Time – Great for a tea lover

Techniques

  • Sew Easy – Cutting Kaleidoscope Pieces
  • Sew Easy – Binding Uneven Edges
  • Sew Easy – Trimming Triangles
  • Sew Easy – Cutting Half-Square Triangles
  • Sew Easy – Making Nine-Blade Fan Blocks
  • Sew Easy – Making Yo-Yos
  • Sew Easy – Piecing Double Wedding Ring
  • Quilting the Quilt – Block and Border Design

Features

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Kaleidoscope Quilt Pieces Sew Easy Lesson

Bethany Reynolds developed her Stack-n-Whack ™ method for cutting identical kaleidoscope quilt pieces. Getting Started Bethany Reynolds developed her Stack-n-Whack™ method for cutting identical pieces to make kaleidoscope quilt blocks. This popular technique makes quick work of the cutting process. Making the Stack 1. Cut kaleidoscope fabric in half lengthwise. 2. Straighten end of one…