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Thursday, 25 August 2011

Nifty strip-piecing trick

Thank you for your interest in my tutorial. The tutorial has moved and is available in its entirety at this link. Best wishes, Bloom.


31 comments:

  1. Absolutely brilliant! I just might give that a go...any shortcuts are greatly appreciated :-)

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  2. Thanks for the tip! Love how this works-definitely will be using it!

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  3. Thanks Bloom for the great tip;) I'm going to try it!

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  4. Okay, great information and a big tease on your project. Now I know that I am going to NEED some Etchings.

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  5. gracias por tu tutorial es magnifico


    saludos y gracias

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  6. Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave today [27 Aug 01:00am GMT]. Thanks, Maria

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  7. Wonderful tip. Thanks!! I love your fabrics in this project. Awesome!

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  8. That is the tip I needed this time last year when I made a quilt for granddaughter to take to Uni, if you are interested go back to Jan this year.

    Thanks I will give this a go for another project I have in mind.

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  9. great tip...thank you for sharing.

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  10. Looks lovely. Those fabrics are just beautiful. Great technique.

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  11. What a lovely wall hanging. This is a great technique. I used it to make a tiny checkerboard pattern.

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  12. Great idea Ros. Love the fabrics.

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  13. This is how Eleanor Burns does the Trip Around the world quilt. That's where I first saw it. Its a great method.

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    1. Was just thinking the same thing!

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  14. That's also the technique used for Bargello designs.

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  15. Thanks for sharing this technique. I have been looking for something to use for a quick table runner for in between the holidays. Thanks again!

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  16. wow that is cool, never have seen it done like that

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  17. Soooo I just came across this tip and it was in 2011. I am retired, learning new things and loved how this was put together!. Since I am a new learner it took me awhile to figure it out in my head. I am a visual learner so I am so glad for your pics. Can you tell me if you ever shared your secret project with this web site?

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  18. Well yes, I published my 'secret' project is in this post: http://bloomandblossom.blogspot.com.au/2012/04/coquetterie.html. And here: http://bloomandblossom.blogspot.com.au/2013/03/coquetterie-cosmetic-wallet-pdf-pattern.html. It remains one of my all-time favourite projects!

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  19. I wish I would have seen this tip before Friday. :( I have been sewing strips of 21/2 in squares together and it seems to be upsetting my brand new machine. It has auto tension and going over all those seems is making it mess up.

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  20. could you inlarge your stripes to a 2 1/2 or even 3 in

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  21. Great tip will surely put it to good use thanks!

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  22. thanks for sharing your tip. love those short cuts!
    LSOTC

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  23. Thank you for the tip. I am a novice in quilting and this makes perfectly good sense!

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  24. Loved it, tried it with strips I'd sewn a year ago. Made the fabrics come alive, so I owe you, big time! Thanks for sharing.

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  25. This is how Bonnie Hunter makes her scrappy trips http://quiltville.com/scrappytripspf.html

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  26. using this method for Project Linus quilts for kids in FL Use seasonal fabrics at holidays

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  27. Thank you so much for this fabulous tip.

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  28. Had the best fun sewing this easy quilt strips..love it thankyou for showing me.. looking forward to making a bigger bed quilt using this method ��

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