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An applique quilt pattern by Darlene Deon Designs DarleneDeonDesigns A nautical quilt filled with all things of the sea. Sea Shanty – an applique quilt pattern by mail by Darlene Deon Designs. The Sea Shanty finished quilt measures 33 1/2” x 34 1/2”. There are also eight nautical phrases of salt water cures. Simple applique done by hand or machine, your choice. This is a true Maritime design. Fun to put together and a show-stopper. A wonderful gift for any sailor. Go to
A free quilt block tutorial by the Hopeful Homemaker shows us how to put together this nautical quilt block to create a boat-themed quilt. From cutting the fabric to piecing. These blocks measure 14.5 inches square unfinished. There is no sashing between blocks. The quilt top shown above is four blocks wide by five blocks long for a total of 20 blocks and measures 56″ x 70″. I love the design of the quilt back as much as I love the front. A hint: pin carefully and pay