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Scrap quilts

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Transform your fabric scraps into beautiful new scrappy quilts by making string quilts. A tutorial from NewQuilters.com #stringquilts #stringquilttutorial #stringquiltsideas

Transform your fabric scraps into beautiful new scrappy quilts by making string quilts. A tutorial from NewQuilters.com #stringquilts #stringquilttutorial

Take four 3.5" squares. Make 4-patch block. Right side together, top with 6.5" block. Sew perimeter at .25". Cut on diagonal for pinwheels.

Double Pinwheel Block Easy Scrappy Style – Tutorial For some time I’ve been thinking about a Double Pinwheel and how to make this in an easier fashion. I think I’ve come up with something here. I’m excited! Hope you will be too! Do you remember when Jenny Doan showed us how to make pinwheel blocks … Continue reading Double Pinwheel Block Easy Scrappy Style – Tutorial →

Pinkadot Quilts: Now Why Didn't I think Of That?

I found this amazing idea for half square triangles by the Missouri Star Quilt Company on Youtube. I thought I would do it to make sure it r...

Many quilters love having a large fabric stash to pull from when starting new projects. But, that system wasn't working for me. Read 4 reasons I got rid of almost my entire fabric stash!

Many quilters love having a large fabric stash to pull from when starting new projects. But, that system wasn't working for me. Read 4 reasons I got rid of almost my entire fabric stash!

Free Pattern – Streak of Lightning Quilt Block – fabric-406

The Streak of Lightning quilt block is a great block for using up those skinnier strips you’ve been saving and finishes at 10″ square! It is similar to a Log Cabin block.

Using scraps still needs some planning. This beautiful quilt makes a wonderful argument for making a scrappy quilt. Scrappy Quilts | Fabric Scraps | Reuse | Reuse Your Fabric Scraps | Save Your Fabric Scraps

Fabric scraps can easily accumulate if you are a sewer or crafter, but can also be incredibly useful to make fun projects inexpensively. My friend is currently sewing up the cutest owl pillow (see #2) and it got me thinking - how fun to be able to have fabric scraps around the house, so you can whip up a fun gift for just pennies. I rounded up some other great scrap fabric projects to use up those scraps and thought you might enjoy them too! 21 Fantastic Ways to Use Up Fabric Scraps 1. How…

How I Store and Manage My Fabric Scraps – Running Stitch Quilts

Last year, I cleaned out and got rid of most of my fabric stash. (Read about that here). I didn't touch my scraps though. I can't bring myself to get rid of them because someday I'll make a postage stamp quilt or a string quilt or a scrappy something! (Maybe I'll design a quilt meant to use scraps...hmm...) In the ba

Great idea to use both strips and tiny blocks -- wouldn't take quite so long..

Here they are. All 130 string pieced blocks needed for a twin size quilt. I am smitten with this block on top. That row of tiny scraps gets me . I don't remember who gave me that skeleton fabric scrap...

Some great tips to trim and save scraps in useful sizes! This kind of organizing system makes it easy to use scraps, takes up less space too

Some great tips to trim and save scraps in useful sizes! This kind of organizing system makes it easy to use scraps, takes up less space too