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Join the Summer Quilting Challenge

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It’s NOT a Sew Along… it’s even better!

Are you ready for a new kind of sew along?! Over the next 8 weeks, let’s quilt together – but you’re not limited to just one pattern! Now introducing:

The Homemade Emily Jane Summer Quilting Challenge

This challenge is all about sharing progress photos of your quilts using any of the Homemade Emily Jane quilt designs. Simply use #HomemadeEmilyJanePatterns when you post on Instagram and you’ll be entered to win weekly prizes and have a chance to be featured in my Instagram stories! 

There will be fun and there will definitely be prizes! I’m lining up all the prizes now and I seriously cannot wait to share them with some lucky winners!

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Make a Modern Solids Throw Size Sail Quilt

Throw size Sail Quilt Pattern made with solids from PBS Fabrics

You might recognize this modern throw size Sail quilt from the cover of the quilt pattern! This quilt is officially one of my favorites and really brings out the summer vibes!

I made this quilt with all solids fabrics using some pinks, golds, blues, and even some more neutral natural shades too. This throw size Sail quilt came together really quick because of the simplicity of the pattern and using my AccuQuilt fabric cutting machine. The pattern includes instructions for using both traditional methods of cutting or die cutting the fabric.

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Easy AccuQuilt Modern Baby Quilt Pattern

A new modern AccuQuilt-friendly half square triangle quilt pattern is available and perfect for baby quilts! The Sail quilt pattern is an easy quilt pattern for beginners featuring 2 different sizes of Half Square Triangles. AND, If you like using an AccuQuilt fabric cutting machine, then Sail is the perfect next quilt pattern for you!

Bold baby quilts are super popular right now for modern nursery decor and also a very practical item for any new mom! Grab the Sail quilt pattern to make a modern half square triangle baby quilt like this one! Learn how you can use your AccuQuilt Fabric Cutting machine to make this easy, modern baby quilt pattern! This pattern is simple and yet packs a big punch for design!

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Sail: an Easy Modern Quilt Pattern for Beginners

The Sail quilt pattern is a modern Half Square Triangle quilt pattern for any skill level quilter! The block-based quilt pattern design features one of the easiest foundational quilt blocks in 2 different sizes, and the pattern teaches you 2 different Half Square Triangle techniques! If you like easy quilt patterns and a fast, fun quilt finish – this quilt pattern is for you! And, if you’re thinking of making your first quilt, this is a great option!

This easy modern quilt pattern might be considered a skill builder, as it will teach you 2 different main ways to make Half Square Triangle quilt blocks, and it includes helpful diagrams & instructions for every step of making the quilt top! This easy half square triangle quilt pattern PDF is available as a digital download as well as a paper pattern.

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The Easiest Way to Make Half Square Triangles

In this quilt block tutorial I am going to teach you exactly how to make easy Half Square Triangles using the most beginner-friendly method ever! I used this Half Square Triangle technique on my very first quilt and still use it today! This method of making HSTs is super popular and for good reason! I use the 2-at-a-time HST method in my upcoming Sail Quilt Pattern.

I’ve gotta tell you – there are many MANY ways to make Half Square Triangles, and this is just one method. I hope you will learn this one along with a few others such as 4-at-a-time or 8-at-a-time too!

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