Spider Web Block
adapted from episode on Simply Quilts in the 90's
|1. Cut batting block size + 2"|
|2. Fussy cut Halloween octagon.|
|3. Sew strip to one side. Press to strip &|
trim even with sides of octagon.
|4. Add next strip to adjacent side. |
Press and trim.
|5. Continue adding strips to sides.|
Pressing and trimming.
|6. Continue adding rounds.|
Various sized strips can be used.
|8. Cut square into triangles.|
|7. Continue adding rounds |
until edge of batting.
|9. Sew triangles to corners.|
|10. Add backing & Quilt as desired.|
18 piece scrappy Block
(Pattern from Mama's Quilt Shop in Independence, La.)
|1. Cut 18 2.5 by 4.5 rectangles.|
|2. Sew 2 blocks long sides together;|
make 6 pairs sewn short sides together.
|4. Sew long pair to each side of the center 4.|
|3. Use 2 of remaining rectangles to|
make 2 set of three.
Sew remaining rectangles to long sides
of double to make center 4.
|6. Add a triple to each long side.|
|5. Add long pair to sides . Press.|
|You are done!|