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    Old 08-22-2011, 09:41 AM
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    the Log Cabin with a Twist pattern? I have a very sweet and dear quilting friend who is bestowing upon me her entire stash including all her books and notiions. The Log Cabin with a Twist is one she was really wanting to make for herself but she is no longer able to quilt and is giving it up. So, I thought it would be a nice gesture to make this one for her but I wanted to see if any of the wonderfully smart ladies on this site had any suggestions for making this pattern easier to do. Thank you in advance for your help.
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    Old 08-22-2011, 09:44 AM
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    No I haven't but what a wonderful thing to do for your friend. Please post so we can see it when it is finished!
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    Old 08-22-2011, 10:22 AM
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    This is a pattern that I would definitely chain piece. It would be much quicker and easier to keep the colors all in the correct order too.

    I would make a template for cutting out the wedge shapes, stack the fabric and cut enough for the quilt, and place in a plastic bag with the template on top. Repeat for all of the pieces. Then when you start to piece, grab a bag and sew away :D:D:D
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    Old 08-22-2011, 01:39 PM
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    Just go step by step...it may seem difficult, but you'll get it. If you get stuck, come back here for help! You can do it!!! :-)
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