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The Log Cabin might just be the perfect pattern. Its basic shapes, simple contrasts and minimal joints make it ideal for beginners. Judy Martin's Log Cabin Quilt Book offers clear directions, easy sewing, useful charts, and lots of diagrams showing blocks, colors, pressing, borders and piecing sequences to make 16 glorious quilts.

 


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Judy Martin's Log Cabin Quilt Book
Patterns & Possibilities For Log Cain & Log Quilts

Author: Judy Martin
Pages: 128
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Publisher: Crosley-Griffith
Cover: Soft
Item Code: 4I30430
Weight: 1.1lb

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The Log Cabin is steeped in tradition, lends itself to current techniques and is amenable to creative interpretation. Its rich past, enlightened present and inspiring possibilities for your patchwork future make it irresistible. Whip some blocks and have fun playing with their arrangement to make your quilt unique.

Included in this book:

  • 16 patterns for glorious quilts
  • Pieced borders for each quilt
  • Never-before-published designs
  • Multiple sizes
  • Generous color quilt photos
  • Close-ups of quilting & fabric
  • Lots of diagrams showing blocks, colors, pressing, borders, whole quilts & piecing sequence
  • Clear directions
  • Accurate yardage
  • Quick cutting
  • Easy sewing
  • Curved looks from simple logs
  • 100 sets shown
  • 50 borders shown
  • Useful charts
  • Organizing tips

From the Author

I believe that every quilter should start by learning a few basics, such as how to stitch an accurate seam allowance and how to cut and assemble patches. This knowledge will give her the confidence and know-how to make any quilt that interests her and to make informed choices about the methods that will work for her projects. The Log Cabin and especially, my new Log Cabin and Log Quilt variations are ideal for teaching these basics.

Table of Contents

 
Log Cabin, The Perfect Pattern 4
The Style Sheet: Fabric Choices for Log Cabins 5
The Value of Value: Shedding Some Light on Lights and Darks 7
The Long & The Short of It 8
Sorting it Out: Keeping Track of Logs and All Lengths 9
A Piece of My Mind: My Approach to Machine Piecing 10
Piecing a Standard Log Cabin Block 14
Get Ready, Set: Sets for Secondary Designs 20
Taking Stock of Block Options 30
Piecing A Corner-Square Block 45
Piecing A Courthouse Steps Block 55
Multiple Choice: Log Cabins from Two Block Patterns 61
Not Quite Log Cabins: Log Quilts 73
Piecing A Parallel-Logs Block 83
Bordering on Brilliance: Finishing Your Quilt with a Flourish 89
Quilting Makes It Real 99
Bound for Glory: Perfecting Your Quilt Binding 109
Mix Mastery: Log Quilts From Mix & Match Blocks 115
Charting a Creative Course: Useful Charts for Log Cabins 126
Judy Martins's Books & Products 128
Patterns  
The Meaning of It All 15
The Log Cabin Quilts  
Traditional Log Cabin 16
Green River Log Cabin 32
Big Sky Log Cabin 36
Timberline Log Cabin 40
Stone Cottage 46
Snake River Log Cabin 50
Summer Lake Log Cabin 56
Kentucky Log Cabin 62
Star Shadow Log Cabin 68
The Log Quilts  
Tumbling Logs 74
Finger Lakes Log Cabin 78
Loveland Log Cabin 84
Shoreline Log Cabin 104
Mt. Shasta Star 110
Sequoia Stars 118
Fallbrook Log Cabin 122

Instruction Page
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Border Examples
Border Examples

Mt. Shasta Star

Shoreline Log Cabin

Loveland Log Cabin
Star Shadow Log Cabin

Finger Lakes Log CabinTumbling Logs

 

Summer Lake Log CabinStone Cottage

Timberline Log CabinBig Sky Log Cabin

Green River Log CabinKentucky Log Cabin

 

 



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