I have cut and sewn all the rows of roofs and houses just like you demonstrate and they don’t match up.meaning the roof and houses don’t match up. What did I do wrong?
You are missing some of the instructions. If you start with a house there is a small gap where the roof is. What do you do there?
Oops…leaky roof row! We added the instruction and template for those little corner pieces in our latest Quilting Quickly magazine. To get your own template, you can sew another roof piece to the end of the row, press it, then cut it off to be even with the house below. You can trace that piece (keep the seam allowance) and use it as a template for 11 more little corner pieces for the ends of the roof rows.
Where do you find the pattern for the Won’t you be my Neighbor quilt???
We’ve included it in our Summer 2013 edition of Quilting Quickly. You can find a copy in our shop. Enjoy!
Such a talented family!!
Quilting really is a family affair. Whether you’re working together, creating together or sharing gifts with each other. All good bonding and memory making!
What size is the square used to prevent the gap when making the roof row?
We added the instruction and template for those little corner pieces in our latest Quilting Quickly magazine. To get your own template, you can sew another roof piece to the end of the row, press it, then cut it off to be even with the house below. You can trace that piece (keep the seam allowance) and use it as a template for 11 more little corner pieces for the ends of the roof rows.
I can not find the Quilting Quickly magazine in your shop an would like to instructions for the Won’t You Be My Neighbor – The House Quilt! Where else should I be looking?
Hi Helen, below is a link to the magazine (was filed under Quilting Books, Software and DVD’s) Also, the new search bar at top right of screen may come in handy if you’re looking for something specific. Thanks! http://www.missouriquiltco.com/shop/detail/11412
Sorry I’ve now found it after refreshing my page.
Love your work Jenny.
Glad you got it!
How many Quilting Quickly magazines have there been, and do you have past issues in your shop? I have the current one.
Glad you’re enjoying Quilting Quickly! We have had 2 issues so far, Spring 2013 and Summer 2013. The Spring magazine is currently on back-order.
Any word on when the wacky web papers will be in stock???
Thanks for the info.
Good news – they’re in stock now! Enjoy! http://www.missouriquiltco.com/shop/detail/5733
Love this, I’m joining the rows but lining up the roofs with the houses is not matching as well as I’d like. The quickly quilting magazine has different measurements ie not 1/2 a 10″ square – to join houses – a bit bigger in fact 5 1/4 ” – I think that’s maybe why- ?
Yes, unfortunately, that is a typo in the magazine pattern. The “A” rectangle reference there should measure 10″ x 5.” On the bright side, at least the typo called for bigger not smaller…so you may have to pull out seams, but you can at least just cut off 1/4 inch and try again. Sorry about that!
Now I’m very confused as I did the 5″ and have now cut some at 5 1/4″ as the roof came up short with only 5″. I’ve only done 3 quilts so far, so maybe it’s me! But I’m about to try joining them with the extra. Thanks for reply. Love your videos and enthusiasm.