Great Beginner’s Project: The Crazy Quilt! – Crafty House

Great Beginner’s Project: The Crazy Quilt!

Several folks have emailed and asked how I made the crazy blocks for the Vintage Windows quilt.  A few suggested that I do a tutorial.  Me? ...

Vintage Windows Crazy Block Tutorial~ I think traditional crazy quilts are made on a foundation fabric. I tried that method found it restrictive. First, I’ll say I’m not an expert. I just experimented one day this is what I came up with what I learned.

How to sew an easy Crazy Quilt block... step by step tutorial. Use scraps of fabric and embroider to finish it off ~ Instructables

How to Sew an Easy Crazy Quilt Block

How to sew an easy Crazy Quilt block. I like the idea of embellishing it with all kinds of wonderful embroidery stitches. Maybe a Crazy Quilt Tree Skirt for next year instead of just a quilted skirt?

In the hoop crazy quilting and embroidery for quilt blocks -

I see now why I do not like the block style or crazy quilting - the UNembellished meeting of the block seams disturbs the look. I think the old style of whole quilt crazy quilt looks better