Surprising Designs from Traditional Quilt Blocks



Author: Carole M. Fure

Unlock the design potential of traditional quilt blocks by using simple principles of color and value placement. You’ll be amazed at the incredible number of designs you can find hidden within a single block. Includes:

  • 110 variations on 10 block designs
  • step-by-step quilt planning, and easy-to-use charts
  • Plans for four basic quilt designs — repeat block, alternate block, strippy, and medallion
  • Advice on playing with values to dramatically change the look of your blocks
  • A magic formula for determining fabric amounts without complicated math

Published: 1998