Applique This Lovely Drunkard’s Path Quilt

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Simplified Block Construction Means No Curved Piecing!

Traditional Drunkard’s Quilt blocks take on the look of flowers blowing in the breeze in this lovely quilt. The reproduction prints add to its charm, although it will be wonderful in modern prints as well.

Change the flavor of the quilt by selecting batiks, large modern prints or even plaids and ginghams. Whatever combination you choose is sure to be beautiful.

Whirligigs Quilt Pattern

Many quilters shy away from Drunkard’s Path quilts because of the traditional curved piecing. However, this version can be made very easily with applique. The following video shows you how that works. You’ll use the instructions in the pattern but Jenny shows how easy it will be to put the blocks together.

 

Of course, you can do curved piecing if you prefer. Mastering curved piecing will open up a whole world of beautiful quilt designs. Here’s a tutorial to help you.

The finished quilt is 58″ x 74″.  

Click here to purchase the “Whirligigs Quilt Pattern”.

 

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