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Need easy 2.5" strip patterns!

Old 01-15-2012, 05:31 AM
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Default Need easy 2.5" strip patterns!

I'm still reorganizing my sewing room. Boy, I've found things I haven't seen for years! I've also found lots and lots of 2.5" strips; didn't know I had so many, lol. I would like to know what are some of the strip patterns you have tried? (One pattern I don't want is the one that is just long strips sewn together.) Thanks in advance for your help.
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Old 01-15-2012, 05:43 AM
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Log Cabin - great pattern for using strips.
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Old 01-15-2012, 05:46 AM
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Try Moda Bakeshop. Sweet Menagerie is a very easy pattern. I'll try to upload a picture, but my computer hasn't been very cooperative this morning.

http://www.modabakeshop.com/search/label/Jelly%20Roll
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Old 01-15-2012, 05:58 AM
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you could make a braid quilt
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Old 01-15-2012, 07:48 AM
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The Lintotts have some great books with 2.5 inch strip patterns. They are easy and pretty. The books are reasonable on Amazon.
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Old 01-15-2012, 07:51 AM
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there are lots of free patterns on the internet using 2.5 inch strips...just google free jelly roll quilt patterns
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Old 01-15-2012, 07:57 AM
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I found some I like on Hoffman's web page. dapparris I love your braid quilt.
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Old 01-15-2012, 08:13 AM
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Strip Tube there are a lot of variations and they go together quickly.
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I recently did a sewing studio clean up too! It was like finding a hidden treasure! LOL! Try these patters:
http://www.cozyquilt.com/Aspx/ProductList.aspx?CatID=15.
I bought one of their books and they give great directions!
Be sure to post your pics, I get the best inspiration from my fellow quilters!
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Thanks for the responses. I'm getting ready to leave to babysit our youngest DGS for a few hours; I'll check these sites when I return.
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