Civil War Tribute Quilt Pattern A Strip Piecing Quilt Pattern 93" x 102" Quilt -. Quilt historians and scholars of pre-Civil War (1820-1860) America have disputed this legend. 1 bid. What beautiful quilts! I signed up for every Thimbleberries BOM. Congrats on the finish! I am not a monthly sew a long girl. Love your quilt! She walks through the process, step by step, in a way even beginner quilters can follow along. I really wanted to do the Civil War Tribute quilt, but was already doing another BOM and could not afford 2 at once. I don’t enjoy mystery quilts. Absolutely beautiful quilts! I told you at the beginning of the month I went a little crazy with running quilts through the long arm. Here we are…two of us and two quilts…See?? Chose a red and green apple fabric for my color base and followed through every row has the same seven blocks in it spacing differently each row. I used my own fabric but had to wait on a new block pattern to arrive each month. This is a beautiful quilt and was only offered as part of a Block of the Month Program originally. I did make a sampler quilt of sorts I found 7 patterns that played nicely together. My friend and I just got the kit, but a couple border fabrics are missing, but am anxious to to the quilt with her. No more. I’ve been wanting to start that pattern for a long time, and it’s now up on the top of my list. I don’t like blocks of the month either. There was a problem completing your request. Different fabric choices for me. I do like sew a longs. It's in stock! I’m not a fan of sampler quilts at all, but your Civil War Tribute is one I DO like. I’m so happy for you that the Civil war quilt is finished! I have 2 BOM kits with material. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. I am currently working on the Block of the Month Civil War Tribute Quilt by Judie Rothermel. One packet with the master information and 12 packets of each month's block pattern, cutting information and history lesson. I went with a friend to her BOM and it seemed more like a sales opportunity for the shop. Remember that each month’s pattern includes historical details of a particular Civil War battle, combining both the northern & southern viewpoints. I tried a monthly project for a Christmas Quilt and was pretty disappointed. Paperback $27.99 $ 27. If I like the project I am likely to collect the patterns until I have them all and then start. I’ve only finished three of them. Quilt Pattern, Civil War Star, Pieced Star Quilt, Applique Vine Border, Wall Quilt, Bed Quilt, Reproduction, Bits 'n Pieces, PATTERN ONLY farmersattic. I have never done a block of the month and I don’t like to make sampler quilts. Still sitting in a box; never did put it together. Such great accuracy. Congratulations! I don’t mind making a sampler quilt but when I do, I want to piece the blocks and get them finished, not drag out the piecing for month at a time. I enjoy BOM programs mainly because they come with fabric and instructions. I just picked up Block 7 from my LQS and after looking at the cutting directions, I am stumped. The last one I did was supposed to use different machine feet for each block and there was absolutely no instruction on the feet. The pattern calls for cutting squares (for example: 2 3/16" x 2 3/16"). A-70 Rocky Mountain Quilt: A-77 Civil War Classics: A-94 Old Glory IV: A-95 The Civil War Tribute: A-99 The Civil War Tribute A-107 Civil War Ladies: A-108 Civil War Ladies: A-109 Civil War Ladies A-111 Civil War Ladies: A-112 Civil War Ladies A-113 Civil War Ladies A-114 Civil War Ladies: A-115 Judie Rothermel I am just now doing, my first ever, a day by day sew along the Moda Stitch Pink and while I am actually enjoying the different blocks each day. Also included with the pattern package are any corrections to the patterns that have been issued to date. I purchased the last one on clearance after the program finished and didn’t have a chance to sew along during the program. I love the look of a sampler quilt, but I’m with you and don’t really enjoying doing a different block each month or having it sit around all year. I don’t have to make any fabric choices and I know I will like them. I tend to agree with you about BOM. Arrives before Christmas. I am resting as a happy girl. Well I've been making little 6-1/2" blocks from the leftover fabric. I’ve only done a mystery quilt for a month, a new clue came out weekly and that was easy, but I’ve never done a block a month, until next month when a sampler kit comes I hope I love it! The border was a big leaning curve for me then. Softcover Book, A Country's Call, Quilt Patterns, Civil War History, Reproduction Fabric Quilts, Antique Reproductions, Country Threads farmersattic. Yuck. it would soon become a lost cause I fear. It was an interesting and i used prairie/civil war style fabrics. I need embroidery work on two Lori Holt BOM. That’s so funny- I love making sampler type quilts- making the same block over and over again makes me bored- I at least need a color difference to keep me interested! Did 2 – one came along right on time each month as I wasn’t going to pay big time for the next block.. but #2 i did with friends & determined to finish! Crossing The Pond Pattern by Lynn Wilder available! The diamonds that form the tumbling blocks measure 1 3/4 inches per side. Help support this blog by doing your shopping using the link below. I did a block of the month quilt using Jen Kingwell’s gypsy wife pattern. I wanted to make sure you didn’t think I was cheating. Actually, I’ve learned so much by doing BOM. No samplers or block of the month quilts for me! Fat Quarter Shop features the latest fabric collections from top designers including Judie Rothermel. I did my hook and bump motif on this. The backing is some I bought at an auction. Bought extra civil war reproduction fabric online and in Gettysburg, PA. I quilt at our dining table so I want to really get on a sewing roll when I set everything up, to piddle around with a single block. A star was quilted into the pentagon center with stippling in the background to allow the stars to stand out. It’s warn but still usable. But I would never do a block of the month. I’ve found something out about myself as I did this…. The quilt features Marcus' CIVIL WAR TRIBUTE COLLECTION designed by Judie Rothermel, coupled with Homestead Hearth's original quilt design, based on classic quilt blocks and variations. Fold both your borders and quilt in half to find the middle and mark this spot with a pin. Get the best deals on civil war quilt patterns when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. I've had several requests to share the pattern … Civil War Tribute Block of the Month 2010 Ring the bells and wave the flags, Mary is the first person to stop by to show off her Civil War Tribute Block of the Month quilt top and it is absolutely stunning – way better than the picture!! I also participated in a LQS Marti Michel BOM. That being said, your Civil War quilt is beautiful. So, I just quit the series and gave it away. It turned out great, with a great feeling of accomplishment. Trudging along with them was just plain no fun. They’re beautiful. Please try again. I do not like the pressure of picking all the fabrics to go together, give contrast, etc. I usually used my Kansas Troubles. I do love your quilt,reproduction fabric is my favorite. Did a BOM once — hated it! Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. 11 thoughts on “ Civil War Tribute Block of the Month ” Lace Faerie October 6, 2018 at 3:04 am. Love the monotony of the same ole block one after the other …or improvise my own quilts. I finished the quilt but won’t do one like that again. I am participating in both right now. I don’t like to make sampler type quilts. I love traditional patterns and fabrics. I really like your civil war quilts. I’m not a fan of sampler quilts or BOM. But, I did tell you it is lovely when done. Came out pretty good. So curiously, I’d love to know if you are like me and don’t like block of the month projects or if you are someone who loves them…of course, there is no wrong answer!! BOM is not a good quilt method for me. I finished Kelli’s a bit ago…then this one stalled. Special thanks to Paula Barnes and Bonnie Blue Quilts for graciously working with us to provide this instruction. Love love love this quilt! Except for my first pregnancy, I always lost 20 lbs in the first trimester due to 3x a day puking. Finished size is 93" x 102". :) When I want to work on something I work on it. I must admit, many Projects waited until I retired to get finished, but I have been successful to get at least one finished a year since then. I learned a lot about fabrics and good piecing on it. Instructions are clear and in full color with several pages devoted to construction of each block. Both quilts are lovely! Still, this finish is a big win! Quick and Easy Rail Fence Jelly Roll Quilt: Self Sashing Disappearing Nine Patch Quil. I have never done a block of the month quilt or a sampler quilt. Hi-Today I was bringing a friend to a LQS we haven't been in for about a year and hanging on the wall was a civil war tribute quilt..I forgot the designers but the LQS wouldn't sell us the pattern, you had to buy a KOM and then go from there..long story short, it was VERY expensive but we both thought it would be SUPER fun to re-create a similar quilt. I’ve only done one sampler and that was in a beginner quilt class 36 years ago. Vintage Chains Quilt Pattern This is a quilt pattern with prints that were popular during the Civil War era. It relaxes me, and lets me be creative in other ways. I’ve never thought about it one way or the other, but now I’m wondering into which camp I would fall. ( that and moving anything if I want to work on anything else) I can not imagine going a month between…. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Let you know next year if I like it or not! Free shipping on orders over $80! You’ve done a terrific job. I have never done a block of the month, tho my guild had offer them over the years. Have never done a BOM and don’t plan to. Commissions from your purchases help keep this content free. This particular shop seemed very pushy that the women buy whatever they were pushing that month. The Big Book of Civil War Quilts: 58 Patterns for Reproduction-Fabric Lovers. I have other things to do (like walking) along with quilting, so I only spend a certain amount of time sewing during an average day. I also made this quilt…and it was a GRIND putting it together. This pattern is a tribute to the many women who quilted during the Civil War period. A popular convention in Civil War quilts is to use 6 inch or smaller squares to create a much larger quilt. she didn't finish. One of the reasons I enjoy quilting is that I don’t have deadlines. Just beautiful! I’ll be starting my first BOM in January. Frustrated is the word. Even though they sent out new directions, I was usually already done with the block and had to request more fabric which in the end did not match what I already had. I understand why bloggers like them though. It’s beautiful Jo! In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. 2 kids and several moves later, I finished it. Reviewed in the United States on June 25, 2017. I don’t like doing block of the month or sample type quilts either. Thanks! I love how yours turned out. Thank you for sharing. 99. It was fun seeing how different the blocks would look with different fabric choices. Civil War Tribute Quilt Pattern – A Strip Piecing Quilt Pattern – 93” x 102” Quilt - The Civil War Tribute Quilt Pattern is a RE-COPY PRINTING of the original pattern. I really like kits; no leftover fabric. I’m a bit like you, I’m enthusiastic when I get started but I usually tire out by the end and then the blocks sit in a box! I don’t think I would enjoy switching gears to work on a block and then put it away for a month. I haven’t yet done a BOM. I hangs in the closet and hasn’t been used. Lol. Kelli’s had baptist fans on hers and I really dreaded doing them again. Pre-Cut Baby Quilt 40 " x 47". I like the small bits of building blocks over the course of a month and also splitting up the cost! Beautiful quilts, Jo! I can sew at my own pace for the most part. I like the idea of a block of the month, but I rarely stay caught up. Almost every one of the shipments was cut incorrectly. a member of my local q group started this as a BOM. I have never done a sampler quilt yet, although it is one of my favorites to see. I lose interest in block of the month type projects. We had the choice of either going with Marti Michel’s fabric kit or using any fabrics in the shop which the teacher would help us pick out. In the end, I liked it better than the Baptist fans so that’s awesome!! In my early days of quilting, they were great as a learning challenge, but now I am with you…I like the repetition of the same blocks. The result is a beautifully detailed quilt measuring a generous 100" x 112." Kirk mentioned that quilts can also tell the story of the Civil War, particularly from the point of view of slaves. Your Tribute is lovely, hope you keep it since you’ve put so much work into it. And My sampler type quilts felt rather chaotic to me. I guess that’s what makes the wold go round- we’re all different! Took a total of 20 years! Luckily one will be have the last block sent out Nov 11 and I can finish that before the year ends. Your quilt is lovely and looks like you will enjoy it for a long time. I’ve gone the other route and I end up not liking them I loose interest when I have to wait a long time for a new block. To re-create this bed quilt in Civil War reproduction fabrics choose an allover dark print for the border and assorted fall tones for the strips. In an effort to just finish it, I decided I was on a roll with hook and bump and that’s what I was going to do. Civil War Soldier's Cot Quilt This pattern is an easy cot quilt pattern that … so i got to see the fabrics in real time not a photo on web. Tavern Blues Quilt Kit. For a large quilt like Civil War Tribute, fold in half again and mark the quarters with pins as well. Lovely quilts! To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. they are sooooo beautiful! It was something I could cut out ahead of time and take along and get stitched up in one evening. Your question might be answered by sellers, manufacturers, or customers who bought this product. I’m usually enthusiastic for about the first six months and then I’m done with it. It has 150 quilt patterns to signify 150 years since the Civil War. In addition to using simple quilt blocks, this quilt pattern is great for fat quarters and fat eighths. Recipes: Christmas and other Special Occasions, Ila's 96" x 96" Backing from 6 Yds Fabric, Moda Bake Shop: Oink a Doodle Moo times 2 or 3. I’ve been trying to use all my big scraps during the stay at home orders. Yours is just beautiful and I love the quilting on it-everything is perfect! I still have some waiting for me to make!!!! So tedious… so inefficient. The little 6-1/2" blocks scattered around the larger blocks are the Lil' Orphan Scrappy blocks I've been making out of the leftover fabric. I selected my own fabrics. If I come across it some time I will pull it to the top of the pile. They are so tempting….but remember the Civil War quilt!! by That Patchwork Place | Aug 15, 2017. Also, I don’t enjoy someone else picking out the fabric & design for me! This allows me to work on the project at my leisure, but sometimes I loose interest. So happy that both are finished! Beautiful. Beautiful!! Like you, I enjoy the meditative aspect of sewing similar blocks until I have them all. Barbara Brackman has monthly BOMs that are free, well done, interesting, and fun. 5 out of 5 stars (8,802) 8,802 reviews $ 9.99. Kingsized, I hand sewed the blocks, machine sewed the sashings and borders and then hand quilted it. One year later, it was , oh just knock this out. From shop farmersattic. I decided I wasn’t interested in making this quilt so I removed the patterns and added the fabrics to my stash. I sometimes will save up four of five months worth and then work with them until I am bored with that one and then work on another…four or five months later I am ready to start up again and then finish…that way there is always something in the pipeline. Ive done both not a big fan. Or if one or more of the blocks are made with extra, unnecessary seams I become disappointed in the quality of the project. I’m finding it difficult enough keep up with the Dirty Dozen challenge. The quilt is 115″ long and oh my, that’s a lot of quilt! Bravo on finishing a lovely quilt! I dont like BOM because I dont like to attend the monthly meetings at the LQS. I have one now sitting in a box That needs to be done. It was my Christmas/ birthday present from one of my nieces. 5 out of 5 stars (8,902) 8,902 reviews $ 23.99. I have no patience. Please try your search again later. And directions and I did a BOM once while I was teaching full time, and at that time getting one block a month was perfect. I’m with you! Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Please share in the comment section what you like. Can’t throw it out it was an expensive one . Some blocks are original patterns from the era, and others are new designs that have symbolic meaning. Block-of-the-Month Program News. Designers in this category include Betsy Chutchian, Kim Diehl, Jo Morton, Kaye England, Pam Buda, William Morris, Morris and Company, Judie … Years ago I bought a pattern that was originally sold as a BOM, but by the time I was at that shop, the BOM was over and they were just selling the entire set of patterns. I’ve done two of hers. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Reproduction Fabrics. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. The other 2, are either printed copies of the pattern or saved to a folder on my computer. Thanks to participating in the Dirty Dozen UFO Challenge hosted by Country Threads, I tackled mine. I can commiserate with extreme pregnancy naseua. FREE Shipping by Amazon. I love the monotony of making block after block. I can’t wait around for the next block. Each pattern block is accompanied by a historical tribute to the woman who created the block design. You can keep up or let a few go by and catch up. 50 thoughts on “ Quilt Finish: Civil War Tribute ” Donna T October 16, 2020 at 12:54 am. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I have used it for 26 years on bed. Totally precision die pre-cut We’re thrilled at the response to our block of the month program, from quilters and retailers alike. I remember the quilt shop I took the Marti Michel classes at doing that BOM. Oh…what a relief to have these finished!! 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