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double pinwheel whirls block

"Double Pinwheels Whirls" Block 
Sample Quilt Top Layouts
October 2000 - BOM #6

page 2 of 2 (page 1 is here)

This "Double Pinwheel Whirls" block is listed in Barbara Brackman's Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns as block #1267. Brackman shows it as having appeared in #40 Quilters' Newsletter Magazine. 

double pinwheel whirls quilt
A cheerful scrap look with bold fabrics. Bright solids are used for the smaller pinwheels.

double pinwheel whirls quilt
An old fashioned look.

double pinwheel whirls quilt
Limited fabrics alternate with colors for the small pinwheels pulled from the bold print.

double pinwheel whirls quilt
Sashing helps to tone down the rich red-orange.

double pinwheel whirls quilt
Avocado and persimmon, reminiscent of the 1970s.

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Quilt images were prepared by Susan Druding with Electric Quilt and PhotoImpact graphics program.

Susan Druding

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