Top 10 Posters

Hi, can anyone please tell me the name of this block? I am looking for the pattern and trying to resize to a 16" block instead of a 12"

rated by 0 users
Not Answered This post has 0 verified answers | 5 Replies | 1 Follower

Not Ranked
3 Posts
Points 60
dadirtydawg posted on Fri, Nov 29 2013 4:15 PM

  • | Post Points: 20

All Replies

Top 75 Contributor
Female
1,098 Posts
Points 24,750
Agnes replied on Fri, Nov 29 2013 5:35 PM

You have a center block surrounded by equal size strips. This looks to be made using the common division point of 2. To make this block into 16 inches your center block will use a different measurement.  

2.5 +2.5+6+2.5+2.5=16" or  2.75+2.75+5+2.75+2.75=16"

In the above equations you will have to add the 1/2" seam allowances to each measurement.

  • | Post Points: 20
Not Ranked
3 Posts
Points 60

This is part of the block, however, if you click on the picture it shows you the rest of it. I have been told either salt water taffy or rose arbor.. but none of the patterns match/

 

  • | Post Points: 20
Top 75 Contributor
Female
1,098 Posts
Points 24,750
Agnes replied on Fri, Nov 29 2013 5:53 PM

When I went to edit I realized it was only part so changed my answer. Hope the above explanation helps.

  • | Post Points: 20
Not Ranked
3 Posts
Points 60

Thank you

 

  • | Post Points: 20
Top 75 Contributor
1,486 Posts
Points 30,250
Diana replied on Sat, Nov 30 2013 11:44 AM

I've seen it called lovers knot.  Eleanor Burns has a book with it I believe.  Hope it helps.

Diana in East TN

  • | Post Points: 5
Page 1 of 1 (6 items) | RSS
Have a Question? | About Us | Privacy Policy | Join Today Copyright ©2009-2014, Crafts Media, LLC ALL Rights Reserved.
By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use