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Old 01-10-2018, 07:15 PM
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I saw a picture of quilt block that had a heart in the centre, made of rail fence type strips. The stripes ran across the block in a diagonal, i.e top left to bottom right tip of heart and the remaining piece of the heart was at a different angle but was also rail fence type of strips.
Setting squares made the remainder of the block background.
I think this was originally a paper pieced pattern but I'd like to do something similar with regular piecing if possible.
My brain is failing me on figuring it out.
I cannot post an image as I only saw the block briefly and I do not know where it came from originally.
I want to help a youth group sew these blocks, hence the avoiding of the paper pieced pattern idea.

Any and all assistance in designing appreciated, or if anyone can direct me to a pattern for this type of block I'd appreciate it.

TYIA(Thank you in advance)
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Old 01-11-2018, 04:10 AM
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Is this the one?

http://www.quiltingsupport.com/heart...-patterns.html
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Old 01-11-2018, 05:23 AM
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Jenny at Missouri Star does a heart block with horizontal stripes, but you could rotate your strip pieces to cut it on a diagonal. Iíve done her pattern without the stripes and it was very easy.
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Old 01-11-2018, 04:56 PM
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Lots of nice ones that wesing put a link to.
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Old 01-11-2018, 05:04 PM
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Originally Posted by wesing View Post
Thanks for the link, the first one is closest, but none of them is quite right.

I think I may make it as an applique as that method will be easier for the folks I'm drafting it for.
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Old 01-12-2018, 05:21 AM
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This block pattern uses 2.5" squares instead of strips. You could alter it to use strips instead.

https://www.quiltingboard.com/tutori...k-t292330.html
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Old 01-12-2018, 07:46 AM
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Just saw these two: https://www.diaryofaquilter.com/2012...ilt-block.html and https://www.diaryofaquilter.com/2017...ork-quilt.html Hope you find what you're looking for.
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how about this one?

https://www.etsy.com/listing/1250252...attern-4657-3e
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None of these is the one I saw. I've since gone with a different design, and I'll post pictures when I get the sampler done.
Thanks for looking/helping.
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