Evening in the Garden Quilts

Adventures in Fabric Art

Another Cabin-ish Finish


img_2817bHere is the second of the small donation quilts made from 7.5″ “log cabin” blocks.  These have the large 3″ centers again, and I didn’t even bother with “logs”.  I just used 2.5″ strips, arranging the colors to imitate log cabin blocks.  I set them in the Barn Raising design.  It finished at 42″ x 63″ before washing.

img_2820Like the first one, I chose the fabrics for this quilt after first choosing the backing fabric.


After quilting between all the blocks, I quilted ribbons in the white areas (Sulky), and feathers in the print areas (Superior Living Colors).

img_2822This quilt will also go to A Mother’s Hope, at Margaret’s Hope Chest.

I’m linking up to Sew Some Love at Kat and Cat Quilts.

Author: Valerie

I'm Valerie, also known as Scooquilt. I am passionate about fabric and quilting. My quilts are colorful and modern, but grounded in traditional blocks. My degrees are in Fine Arts and Education. I'm retired from teaching and trying to quilt daily. Reading, gardening, and cats are also important to me.

6 thoughts on “Another Cabin-ish Finish

  1. Another one! I love these pseudo log cabin designs. Thanks for linking up 🙂

  2. Love this quilt. The colours are beautiful.

  3. Another gorgeous quilt Valerie!

  4. Lovely. This would be a great signature quilt.

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  6. I really like this idea for your log cabin blocks. It’s so pretty and looks much faster than a traditional 1″ log. Thanks for sharing,

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