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Oklahoma Dogwood is an

Image of traditional Oklahoma Dogwood quilt block design

interesting block design from the “Sylivia’s Bridal Sampler” by Jennifer Chiaverini.

My interpretation is called “Red Eye” :

Image of Red Eye quilt block design


Here’s a version of the Log Cabin Swirl quilt block design in a red and black alternate layout with a custom border:

Link to image of Log Cabin Swirl quilt block design in red and black.

This is my favorite, so far.

The colors used for this study of the quilt block Log Cabin Swirl were inspired by the mid August summer pallet of Western Wisconsin. A black background makes the colors pop.

The layout is basic with sixteen total blocks. Four blocks are rotated at a center point to make the first unit, and four such units are sewn together to complete the whole.

Log Cabin Swirl in warm summer colors.