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The Generations Quilt Patterns Blog is the fast and easy way to find the latest information about generations-quilt-patterns.com. This page will keep you posted on:

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  • New quilting techniques to try for your newest project
  • Reviews of the latest quilt books and tools that we use
  • The latest additions to our pattern line "Generations Quilt Patterns"

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Nov 07, 2018

What's the 'secret sauce' of a Split Rects Ruler?

What's the 'secret sauce' of a Split Rects Ruler?

Does a Split Rects Ruler really make constructing half rectangle units easy?

Read our review to see what it is, how it works and compares to other rulers.

Find out if it's for you.

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Nov 07, 2018

Beginner Quilt Block Patterns and Tutorials: You, too, can piece for success!

Visit our Beginner Quilt Block Patterns series

Our beginner quilt block patterns are the key to almost every pieced block.

Learn multiple methods to make them with our tutorials and patterns.

Multi-size cutting charts. Free paper piecing patterns and templates to download when used.

Piece for success today!

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Nov 06, 2018

Variable Star Quilt Block: 6", 7-1/2", 9" and 12" finished

Variable Star quilt block tutorial

The Variable Star is quick to make with just quarter square triangles and cut squares.

Beginner-friendly, fully-illustrated instructions in four sizes.

Free downloadable cutting chart in four sizes and a coloring page to plan your block. Time to cut up and sew!

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Nov 01, 2018

Do you really need a Wing Clipper Ruler to make Flying Geese?

Do you really need a Wing Clipper Ruler to make Flying Geese?

There are many Flying Geese rulers available to quilters. The Wing Clipper ruler is just one option to make the most basic of units in quilting.

See how to use it, learn a simple trick to reduce bulk at the point and read who should...and who shouldn't...buy this tool.

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Nov 01, 2018

Loving Stitches

I found this quilt top at an antique store on our trip back to my husband's home state of West Virginia. It was on 1/2 price and I could not pass it up.

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Oct 25, 2018

Quilt Guilds Directory - More than 2200 to choose from!

The Generations Quilt Guilds Directory: Find a quilting guild close to home. List your guild or club in our free, online database.

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Oct 25, 2018

Find Quilt Stores! More than 4100 shops to explore!.

A directory of quilt stores by state, city and country. With so many listings, you're sure to find a nearby shop. Or add your favorite to the list.

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Oct 17, 2018

Does it really matter which paper piecing paper you use?

Paper Piecing Paper Review

Newsprint. Vellum. Freezer paper. Water soluble stabilizer. Non-woven something-or-others.

Are they really all that different?

Learn what to look for in a good paper piecing paper. See how 6 different products compare to each other.

Which will work best for you?

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Oct 14, 2018

Sukkot Wall Hanging

Our Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles) celebration included a fun quilting project this year. We wanted each person to design their own square showing what

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Oct 14, 2018

Amy's Quilt

Sometimes quilt projects can be overwhelming to even the most experienced quilters and it can be a real boost when another quilter comes along to lend

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