Category Archives: charm pack sewing

2-minute video tutorial – Disappearing 4-patch quilt block variation

2 minute video tutorial: Disappearing 4-patch block variation - quick and easy quilting

A few years ago I made a disappearing 9-patch variation quilt and then I thought would the same principle work on a 4-patch quilt block? And yes, it did!

Here’s how you make a disappearing 4-patch quilt block variation.

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Disappearing 4-patch quilt block

Disappearing 4-patch variation quilt block

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Video tutorial: 2 churn dash quilt blocks – quick and easy quilting

Video tutorial: 2 churn dash quilt blocks

Churn dash is a traditional quilt block. If you slice it in 4 equal parts you get a disappearing churn dash quilt block.

Learn in just over 2 minutes how to make these 2 fun blocks:

Materials for both blocks

  • 2 grey 4 7/8 inch squares
  • 2 white 4 7/8 inch squares
  • two 9 x 2 1/2 inch strips in blue
  • two 9 x 2 1/2 inch strips in orange
  • one 4 1/2 inch square

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Some blocks you can make with the disappearing churn dash block


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Video tutorial: Regular and flange machine binding

Video tutorial: Flange binding and regular binding by machine

If you want to add a special touch to your quilt, add a faux piping, flange or accent.

Video tutorial: how to make flange binding and sewing the binding by machine

This is how you add faux piping to your quilt:

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