HeartStrings QAYG Blocks (PDF file)
There are several methods for assembling the blocks, check out these 3 links.
Jan Mac’s tutorial for assembling QAYG blocks
Keryn’s tutorial for assembling QAYG blocks
Setting the blocks in a basketweave manner will help decrease the bulk in the seams and is easier to join.
Instructions for assembling QAYG blocks in a basketweave setting as shown below. (PDF file)
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I just “threw” some quilting scraps away cause I just didn’t want to deal with them–naughty me. I retreived them and I’m going to try a few of these to send to Jay.
are you strips the same width?
hi is jay still makingthe QAYG quilts if so i will be most happy to mak a few blocks for her just tell me who to send them to thank you marilyn
Yaaaa…I have wanted to learn how to QAYG of ages, thanks for the links.
Mary,Thanks for showing us how to do this. I have searched for this method a lot and am thrilled you have it explained here.Blessings to you and yours
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I’m so glad the discussion came up on quiltvillechat re string blocks. I have been searching for the heart pattern pictured here. I thought I had seen it in Bonnie’s ‘String Fling’ but was wrong. Please tell me where to find the pattern, I so want to make it for my son.