Crazy for Lemoyne
Crazy for Lemoyne
Do you want to use your fabric scraps? Do you like stars? Do you like diamonds too? All three questions sparked my interest, which ended in this delightful project. I was pleased at how easy this project went together. If you like being practical, you will love this project. Let’s get started with this simple to use paper foundation process! Grab this book, your scraps, some paper and you will be ready to begin.
This is my second first book was about making an complex project. These Crazy plify an eight-point Lemoyne- fabric pieces makes this a fun downturn in the last couple resourceful ways to continue a good project to pursue while star book in two years. The eleven-point star, a small, for Lemoyne directions sim- star. Practical use of scrap project. With the economic of years, quilters look for their quilting hobby. This is feeling good about spend-ing fewer dollars, re-using and recycling while, at the same time, putting striking color combinations together. The MSUCC quilt group asked me to teach this technique. Check out their quilts in the Photo Gallery starting on page 29.
I like to add fun facts, illustrations, poetry and inspirational sayings to my books. Browse quotes by famous people, which contain some meaningful messages.
What are people saying about Bea’s book, Crazy for Lemoyne?
"This project feeds my creative juices to put the colors together, uses scraps and as you suggested, it is a project that can empty bobbins!"
"I am so happy I met you and learned this method of crazy quilting."
"I was thinking I would do one star for a baby quilt…but this is addictive!"
"My daughter in Russia was amazed I still had some scraps from her childhood after all my moves! She has seen the quilt on Skype."
"I have eight crazy diamonds finished. I am using mostly primary colors and prints that contain them. These contain several animals, which I have hidden in the diamonds. I will call the quilt, "Find the Missing Animals."
"I really enjoy putting blocks together. My daughter was impressed. After showing the diamonds, she wanted to know how I put them together so I showed her the one I was working on and how I would add another piece."
"It is a wonderful book! I have so enjoyed all the quotes, etc., and what an interesting approach to the Lemoyne star!"
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These pre-cut newsprint diamonds go with the Crazy for Lemoyne book. Use these when you're following along with the book. Choose from one of the following options:
- A set of eight pre-cut 8" diamonds (enough to make 1 star)
- A set of eight pre-cut 10" diamonds (enough to make 1 star)
- Twelve sets of eight pre-cut 8" news print diamonds, enough enough to make 12 stars. Saves $2 overall.
- Twelve sets of eight pre-cut 10" news print diamonds, enough enough to make 12 stars. Saves $5 overall.