If you’re excited to start a new piece of quilting and love the idea of creating a charming heart block with scraps, you’re in the right place! This creative and motivating step-by-step guide will guide you through the process, ensuring that anyone, regardless of experience level, can get started today.
Colored scraps (various sizes)
Cutting base and rotary cutter
Sewing machine and quilting thread
Step 1: Choosing the Patches:
Unleash your creativity by choosing a variety of colorful scraps. Mix patterns and textures for a unique, personalized look.
Step 2: Cutting the Patchwork:
Use the cutting mat, rotary cutter and ruler to cut the scraps into squares and strips. Don’t worry about perfect precision – beauty is in diversity!
Step 3: Assembling the Heart Block:
Start arranging the scraps to form the heart block. Arrange the squares and strips to create the desired heart shape. Feel free to experiment and adjust until you find the perfect arrangement.
Step 4: Sewing:
With the scraps organized, sew each line, ensuring a consistent seam allowance. Press the seams with the iron for a more professional finish.
Step 5: Union of the Parties:
Join the heart parts together, sewing the side lines. Again, press the seams to keep the block flat and nice.
Step 6: Additional Details (Optional):
Feel free to add extra details like embroidery or appliqués to further personalize your heart block.
Step 7: Finishing and Quilting:
Add the finishing touches to your block and get ready for quilting. Choose a quilting pattern that complements your heart design.
Step 8: Create Your Work of Art:
Now that the block is ready, you can incorporate it into a larger project, like a quilt or table runner. Let your imagination flow!
Congratulations! You have successfully completed a charming heart block with scraps. Remember, quilting is a creative journey, so don’t be afraid to experiment and add your personal touch. Feel proud of what you’ve created and share your new quilting piece with other quilting enthusiasts!
Access the free quilt pattern.
If you liked this free quilt pattern, but still want to see some more options, we’ll leave you with other quilts below for your inspiration:
We wish all our readers an excellent week, full of blessings, with lots of joy, peace, love and creativity to create the most beautiful quilt patterns. Whenever you want to leave your comments with your works, we love to see the arts of our readers.
With much respect and love, Crochet Step by Step!