Make Cupid's Own quilt block your own by incorporating it in your latest quilting project. It's just one of the many heart-themed blocks you'll find on the Hearts, Bars & Shooting Stars quilt design. Download Cupid's Own quilt block as a PDF to print out the pattern. You'll need to enlarge the quilt block 125%.
To make Cupid's Own quilt block:
A: Cut 8. B: Cut 4 (pieces include area under hearts). C: Cut 4. D: Cut 1. E: Cut 4, and cut 4 from fusible webbing.
Stitch A to B, then stitch AB to A. Make 4. Stitch ABA to C, then stitch ABA to other side of C. Make 2. Stitch C to D, then stitch CD to C. Stitch rows together to form block. Sew fusible side of webbing to right side of heart; make 4. Clip curves, and trim seam allowances. Cut small slit in webbing, and turn. Fuse hearts to block. By hand or machine, appliqué hearts using narrow blanket stitch.
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ABOUT THE QUILT DESIGNER:
Mimi Shimp offers quilting classes both nationally and in Las Vegas, where she owns her own quilting business, Quiltime. She is the author of Twelve Days of Christmas, Stolen Moments, The Garden Club, Hearthside Hangings, More Hearthside Hangings, and numerous patterns. Her quilts have been featured in Quilting Today and The Quilter magazines. Shimp also designs and makes quilt samples for quilting fabric manufacturers.