Category Archives: easy quilting

2-minute video tutorial: French braid quilt block

I’m posting another tutorial to use those fabric strips you have lying around.

Learn in 2 minutes how to make a French braid quilt block:

A French braid can be made any size. Also it can be made in long strips rather than squares.

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2-minute video: French braid quilt block

Video tutorial: Seminole

Video tutorial: Seminole

“Created by the Native Americans of southern Florida, Seminole strip piecing is based on a simple form of decorative patchwork. Seminole strip piecing has uses in quilts, wall hangings, and traditional clothing. Seminole patchwork is created by joining a series of horizontal strips to produce repetitive geometric designs.” Wikipedia

Learn in 2 minutes to make this simple seminole pattern:

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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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