Category Archives: Leader/Ender

Leader/Ender Update

I started this leader/ ender project a month or so ago. This was my inspiration. I’m using squares that finish at 1 1/2” and I’m going with rows of 8 instead of four. Have to have my notes to keep … Continue reading

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Leader/Ender Update

Well, it didn’t take long to make all the bow tie blocks I had cut out. I decided they really needed some red…. Yes! I’m loving this! And I’ve decided it needs to be a throw quilt. So I have … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Leader/Ender

Put a fork in it. It’s done! This was a fun leader/ender project. I revisited so many projects while sewing up these scraps. I wasn’t sure about the quilting while I was doing it, but it’s okay. Not fantastic, but … Continue reading

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A Little Leader/Ender Project

I’ve finished all the blocks for my last leader/ender project, so I’ve started another. I have no idea how big this will be. I’ve only cut out 30 blocks. They will finish at 4.5”. These are the dies I used. … Continue reading

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Leader/Ender Update

I haven’t shared my leader/ender progress in a while. This is all the background squares I have left. I don’t think the level in this bin has gone down any! It would measure 60 by 72” if I stop now, … Continue reading

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New Leader/Ender Project?

I’m in the market for a new leader/ender project. I picked up this gorgeous piece of fabric a while back and thought it might be the perfect constant for another scrappy quilt. Remember this full bin of 2 1/2 inch … Continue reading

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Leader/Ender Update

Very little sewing has been happening this week. I’ve been focused on cleaning closets and getting rid of stuff. Not fun, but it feels good to see a bit of progress. Once again, I’m also very behind on responding to … Continue reading

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Leader/Ender Block Tutorial

I’ve finally finished these leader/ender blocks! I’ve been asked to do a tutorial for these. They are very simple. For one 12 inch block, you will need 40 scrap squares cut at 2 inches, 8 background squares cut at 2 … Continue reading

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I’ve started a new leader/ender project. No, I haven’t finished the last one! I’m making two different 4 inch blocks. I’ll play more with layouts when I get more done. I’m in no hurry with this. It is nice to … Continue reading

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Leaders and Enders

I cut these pieces out ages ago. I started adding the white pieces as leaders/enders The squares are two inches finished. The rectangles are two by four inches. As I press them, I sort them into piles by color. I … Continue reading

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