Combine the ever-popular red, white and blue with pre-cut 2-1/2" wide strips and what do you get?
A quilt everyone will love to make and love to use!
Jean Nolte used our Old Glory Snack Pack to stitch an easy quilt with graphic impact--simply sew strips together and then cut triangles to create this cool design. The quilt is featured in the Winter 2014 issue of Quilting Quickly.
|"Freedom Square" by Jean Nolte; |
featured in Quilting Quickly Winter 2014
Q. What makes pre-cut strips so great for this quilt?
Jean: This pattern uses the strips very efficiently – there's very little waste.
Q. What do you like about the Old Glory Snack Pack prints?
Jean: The patriotic theme is popular with our readers, and if you made this quilt a little larger, it would be perfect for a Quilt of Valor.
Q. Any tips for making this block?
Jean: Cut carefully so that you get both kinds of triangles (some with blue at the bottom and some with red).
Q. What do you like best about this quilt?
Jean: It's quick and easy to make!
Find the Tone on Tone collection which includes the Old Glory Snack Pack here.
Find the kit for Freedom Square here.
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