Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Summer Sampler 2018 :: Giza

At first glance, I was a leeetle concerned about this week's Summer Sampler block, Giza. Designed by Faith/Fresh Lemons Quilts and inspired by the Great Pyramids of Egypt, I assumed it would be paper-pieced, and was right there. Let's just say it looks trickier than it was!

One thing I tried this time was using a wooden roller to flatten the seams as I went along, then giving the segment a good press once the piecing was done. It worked really well!

Though the mix of fabrics on this block are a little more out there, I think the blocks look great together. So far so good!


  1. A seam roller is the perfect tool for paper piecing. I'm glad the block went together easier than you feared!

  2. Love this block and it does look great with the others.

  3. Hoping blogger gets fixed soon!

  4. I very much like your pattern it's beautiful,thank for sharing good i dea !