Block 19 – Measure Twice, Cut Once

19 Splendid Sampler Jane Davidson Block multi

Designer:  Jane Davidson

Techniques : Patchwork, Embroidery

Blocks by Designers (L to R, Top to Bottom): Jane Davidson, Katja Marek, Charise Randell, Lorena Uriarte Lynette Anderson, Lynn Harris, Joan Ford


Are you looking for the downloadable pattern? As from 19th February 2017, they are no longer available at this site.  For your convenience, we have placed them all in one comprehensive book which will be available  April 2017. 

  • 100 eye-catching designs from over 80 designers that use a wide range of techniques, including traditional patchwork, applique, foundation paper piecing, and embroidery
  • A number of the 6-inch blocks are shown in two colorways for twice the creativity
  • Be inspired by gallery quilts featuring carefully selected placement options for your Splendid Sampler blocks
  • Bonus blocks projects are not included in the book and can be found here.

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Jane says, “Measure twice, cut once. The wise words of Cath that echo through my mind as I cut each quilt. Preparing your quilt pieces is very important. Make time to cut accurately and piecing will be so much easier.”

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