Category Archives: acolchado

Video tutorial: Windmill cathedral window and tucks with bow ties – quilt block

I like adding texture to quilts and this is one of my favourite 3D blocks. This block is quick and easy to make.

How to make a Windmill cathedral window and centered tucks with bow ties block

Learn in no time:

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Video tutorial: 2 cute fabric manipulations for your quilts

Other examples for these fabric manipulations.
Video tutorial: Windmill cathedral window - quilt block

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Video tutorial: Half square triangles (HST) with a difference – easy quilting

HST (1)

I love thin lines in blocks in high contrasting colours.

I also love striped fabrics.

For one of the blocks I’ve added a think line to a half square triangles (HSTs) and used colour to make a really beautiful HST patterns.

For the other block I’ve used the striped fabric to make fancy patterns. Check it out!

Learn how to make two special half square triangles

Lots of different quilt layouts are possible with these 2 blocks. Check them out at the end of the video.

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Video tutorial: Quilting with triangles – 1

Video tutorial: quilting with triangles 1

Again, another layout with equilateral triangles. I can’t get enough of them!

Learn to make this placemat or table runner in 2 minutes:

This video demonstrates how to sew the pieces together:

If you don’t have a 60 degree ruler

OR

  • here is how to cut 60 degree triangles without special rulers:

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