This Pretty Heart Can be Used Many Ways

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Instructions Are Provided for 3 Sizes!

Placemats, bags, hot pads and more are so pretty when made with this Log Cabin heart block. Three block sizes allow for many project options.

It’s a simple block to make and it’s perfect for scraps. Start with strips from 1″ to 1 1/2″ wide and choose a background color to set them off.

Log Cabin Hearts Tutorial

Then, finish the block off however you like. The large block makes a lovely placemat.

Log Cabin Hearts Tutorial

Use bowls to create round table mats.

Log Cabin Hearts Tutorial

Add the block to the front of a bag or tote.

Or use several blocks for a larger quilt project.

Watch how the block is made in the following video by Judith from Just Jude Designs. She also provides ideas toward the end for how to finish the blocks.

Click here to watch the video at YouTube if it doesn’t play on your device.

Learn more about the block and see more examples at the link below. Instructions are provided for 6.5″, 10″ and 14″ unfinished blocks.

Click here for the free “Log Cabin Hearts Block” pattern.

Or download the pattern directly here.


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