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June 11, 2019
Herringbone – Easy Strip Pieced Pattern from Simple Quilts for the Modern Home from Quilt Addicts Anonymous

Learn how to make Herringbone, from my first book, “Simple Quilts for the Modern Home.”

Herringbone is one of my favorite quilts in the book because it is a very easy quilt pattern but it looks a lot more complicated than it actually is. The top is made almost entirely by strip piecing, so it also goes really fast.

In this video I show you how to cut corners out of your strips so you can piece them in an offset way to maximize the use of your fabric. We also talk about how to sew the offset strip sets ...

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April 30, 2019
Ripples – Easy Half Square Triangle Pattern from Simple Quilts for the Modern Home from Quilt Addicts Anonymous

Learn how to make Ripples, from my first book, “Simple Quilts for the Modern Home.”

Ripples is a great introduction to half square triangles. It is made entirely with two-at-a-time half square triangles. I love making triangles using this method because you sew on the bias while the two halves are still attached, so there is much less stretching and the triangles will turn out the exact right size.

In today’s video I walk you through the two-at-a-time triangle method, the importance of trimming and show you the double pinning method I used to make sure all of my ...

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March 21, 2019
Houndstooth – Easy Strip Pieced Triangle Pattern from Quilt Addicts Anonymous

Learn how to make Houndstooth, from my first book, “Simple Quilts for the Modern Home.”

Houndstooth is a fast and simple quilt that will allow you to make a bed-sized quilt quickly while building your skills. It also is really easy to customize the colors of this quilt to match your home decor, or you can get a kit to match the original.

In this tutorial I walk you through how to strip piece, how to use the 45-degree lines on your 6×24-inch ruler to cut half square triangles, how to work with directional fabric and how to pin ...

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February 18, 2019
Going North – Easy Strip Pieced Half Square Triangle Pattern – Simple Quilts for the Modern Home from Quilt Addicts Anonymous

Learn how to make Going North, the first pattern in my first book, “Simple Quilts for the Modern Home.”

Going North has expansive negative space, a hallmark of modern quilt design, so you just have one panel to piece. That makes it great if you are just learning, need a fast gift, or want some wide open space to practice your quilting on.

In this tutorial I walk you through how to strip piece, how to use the 45-degree lines on your 6×24-inch ruler to cut half square triangles, how to work with directional fabric and how to pin ...

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January 18, 2019
Unboxing my first book! Simple Quilts for the Modern Home + virtual trunk show! from Quilt Addicts Anonymous

My first book is finally here! Get some behind the scenes stories and a virtual trunk show as I take you through the quilts in Simple Quilts for the Modern Home.

Get your signed copy: https://shop.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/product/simple-quilts-for-the-modern-home-available-for-pre-order/

Bright, fun, and simple-to-stitch quilts for beginning sewers – and everyone who loves modern style

At last, a book that teaches beginner quilters simple techniques to create successful quilts that reflect today’s tastes for bold colors and prints, high contrast, and expansive use of negative space. Contemporary style in quilts is inspired by modern design, which uses color, composition ...

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