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Thread: Paper Pieced Mariner's Compass

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    Super Member sewingladydi's Avatar
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    Can anyone recommend a paper pieced Mariner's Compass pattern?
    If you've purchased one, please include where you purchased it.

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    SewingLadyDi :)

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    http://mail.caroldoak.com/free-quilt-patterns.php

    also do a search on google

    free paper pieced mariners compass and lots of links comes up, goodluck

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    Thanks CraftyBear. There's so many websites I didn't even know where to start.

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    http://www.quiltingboard.com/t-36128-1.htm#910629

    this is a thread I started on the board

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    It's on my list to do someday. When I get there I'll need a pattern too.

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    Hi, you are very welcome, anytime you need to find something just go to google and type

    how to make paper piecing

    free paper piecing pattens

    etc.

    Quote Originally Posted by sewingladydi
    Thanks CraftyBear. There's so many websites I didn't even know where to start.

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    I love paper piecing I just learned so fun and easy. I want to make a mariners compass one of these days!

    Quote Originally Posted by littlehud
    It's on my list to do someday. When I get there I'll need a pattern too.

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    Moonglow is a free pattern on jinnybeyer's site, and one of it's options is paperpiecing I think.

    http://www.jinnybeyer.com/ax_commerc...0300017F005857

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    Carol Doak literally "wrote the book" on paper piecing and she has an awesome book "Paper Pieced Mariner's Compass"
    You can't go wrong with it.

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    My favorite Mariner's Compass pattern is the one by Brenda Henning of Bear Paw Productions:

    http://bearpawproductions.com/QuiltingBasics.htm

    It is easy to follow, has 'stop dots' that help a lot and it turns out fabulous. There used to be a video of her doing this on Quilters TV; I'm not sure if it's still there anymore.
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