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Amish Stripes and Strings

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Amish Strips and Strings


A more recent version made with leftover strips from another quilt.

And here’s the finished quilt.


18 comments on “Amish Stripes and Strings

  1. Marcy G. on said:

    Just came across your website. I love it! Thank you for all the wonderful patterns. There is still hope I will be able to use up my scraps. More importantly, I’m going to share a string quilt pattern with my quilt group. We have several new ladies and thought it would be fun to do a group project for our next quilt to be donated. Not only is the pattern user-friendly but I will suggest we tie it. Thank you again! Marrcy

  2. Diana Burris on said:

    Thank you for the free quilt patterns!! They are greatly appreciated. I just hope my quilts turn out something like yours, they’re so crisp and neat!

  3. judy a baker on said:

    I love the one at top of page would like to make one could you tell me how to do it or give me its name thank you very much

  4. cheryl on said:

    Thanks so much for all the wonderful quilt patterns, and free too, I will always come back here over and over. I cant thank you enough… My new BFF. :)

  5. Linda on said:

    This is one of my favorite web pages to visit. I get much inspiration from these quilts and have made a few of them. Thanks for sharing.

  6. jiyoung lee on said:

    This is a beautiful quilt.

  7. Beautiful. Stunning !
    I like them both but I really love the juicy, bold colors on the lower one. It looks very modern.

  8. Deborah Russell on said:

    I just happened on your site while looking for Nine-Patch twist. WOW!!! Thank you so much for sharing all of these wonderful patterns!! Can’t wait to start several of them.

  9. lilian27 on said:

    hermosa colcha estoy aprendiendo patchwork y es uns tecnica facinantes espero poder hacer cosas tan bellas como esta colcha

  10. Vangie Wiseman on said:

    Just found your site, WOW love the pattern above. Thanks, what a great sire. will be back again.

  11. WOW!! i haven’t tried the patter but it looks amazing and i have heard so many geat things about it!! Thanks forr the grea website

  12. This is a beautiful quilt. Thanks for including it in your free patterns! I can now start sorting through my material to start one like this.
    Thanks a bunch!

  13. Sandra Henderson on said:

    What a treasure your site is! Thank you SO much for it!!! I can’t wait to come back again and again to see and learn from you~WOW! You are amazing! Sandra Henderson

  14. Erma Bryan on said:

    I’m looking for a pattern “Variable Star Amish Quilt”. It has a star in the center and 6 concentric borders around the star. Can you help me.

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