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    Beginning Stitcher

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    Default Bargello quilt tutorial

    I loved this tutorial!!! My question is how could I resize this so I could make bigger for a queen sized bed? I thought of buying two strip sets and sewing two of the same colour together in the middle which would make them longer but I don't think that will work right. Any ideas lovely ladies?

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    Default Re: Bargello quilt tutorial

    You ask a good question.

    Do you mean Jenny's bargello quilt tutorial? Jenny doesnt usually start with trying to make a specific size. She starts with a pre-cut and ends up with a quilt of a somewhat random size. But there are lots of Bargello patterns available that will give you a queen size. Google just told me that Etsy has one for $2.95.

    There is a discussion on this forum about sizing a bargello. I'm on a tablet, so I can't paste it in for you. But if you type bargello into the search box, you'll find it. It's dated 2013--and it's worthwhile reading.
    Toni ... If I keep sewing long enough, will they make their own dinner?

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    Missouri Star

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    Default Re: Bargello quilt tutorial

    As GuitarGramma says there are many Bargello patterns on the net and they can be adapted to the size you want, I am making a queen size and they are rectangles that are sewn and different drawings can be made. Here I put two photos one with the small block and after it will be in bed, I still have three Click image for larger version. 

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ID:	160800blocks left to finish, I hope this year I will finish it

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