11 Charming English Paper Piecing Patterns You’ll Adore

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Have you ever seen a quilt with beautifully intricate pieces and wondered, “how in the world did this designer create these perfect tiny pieces?” Well, chances are they used English paper piecing.

English paper piecing projects come in a wide variety of complexities, shapes, and sizes.

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced quilter, English paper piecing is sure to be a fun and exciting skill to learn.

This post will review what English paper piecing is and look over several examples of patterns that use this specific technique

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19 Quilters Bag Pattern Ideas That Are Easy And Fun To Make

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Once you have figured out the basics of quilt making, you can start dabbling in different types of projects that will use those skills in different ways.

One of the projects you can check out is quilted bag patterns

Bag patterns come in all shapes and sizes, from small clutch bags to large oversized duffle bags and everything in between.

In this post, we’ve curated19 patterns to give you an excellent representation of what can be possible with some quilting skills and imagination.

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15 Easy-To-Tackle Machine Quilting Designs For Beginners

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When you are a beginner quilter, the actual quilting process can be quite an overwhelming step.

Hunting around online, you find so many gorgeous, complex machine quilting patterns, but where are the simple quilting designs?

I’m here to tell you, “don’t stress it!” Yes, quilting is a critical step, but it shouldn’t be scary or overwhelming.

This post shows you 11 machine quilting designs that are perfect for beginners and will make your next quilt come together beautifully and become a project you can truly be proud of.

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21 Exquisite And Inspiring Barn Quilt Patterns To Create A Work Of Art

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As a quilter, if you are like me, you are constantly brainstorming for new ideas.

Have you ever considered taking a road trip for inspiration?

If you take a drive through rural America, you are sure to drive past barns that have gorgeous barn quilt designs painted on them.

These huge quilt blocks are bound to inspire you not only for your next quilt project but to create your very own barn quilt for your home.

In this post, we’ll share 21 barn quilt ideas to motivate you to run down to your local home improvement store and grab the supplies to make your own.

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15 Magical Labyrinth Quilt Patterns You Must Try

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Today we’re going to go on an adventure through the winding paths of different labyrinth quilt patterns.

Before we dive into this mysterious pattern, let’s go over some basics.

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines a labyrinth as “a maze formed by paths separated by high hedges.”

But how is that translated into a quilt pattern?

The answer to this question is what I’ll reveal in this post.

So buckle up and don’t get lost in this beautiful maze of fabric and thread.

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23 Patriotic Quilt Patterns To Show Your All-American Spirit

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When thinking of nostalgic Americana hand-crafted artwork, what comes to your mind?

I know for me, quilts are at the top of my list. 

There’s something so heartwarming about patriotic quilts and the impact that quilting as a whole has had on the American sewing community. 

Though quilting did not originate in the United States, it has a rich history cherished to this day by communities and people from all walks of life.

In this post, I’ve curated 23 Americana quilt patterns to inspire you to embrace the good ole’ red, white, and blue.

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