Geo-Gyre Quilt Kit

Learn an easy and fun way to create the Mariner's Compass block quickly and accurately.


Designed by Robin Ruth Design
Finished Size: 85” (2.15m) Square
Skill Level: Intermediate
Techniques: Machine Pieced, Strip Pieced Mariner's Compass Block variation made using the Fat Robin 16-Point Book/Rule Combo and/or the 32-Point Book Rule Combo


Why you will love creating a Mariner's Compass with Robin's strip piecing technique!  

  • No paper piecing!
  • The Fat Robin instruction book and ruler provide a clear and easy method for making a complex quilt block simpler and successful.
  • You choose to create a 32-Point Mariner’s Compass variation or a 16-point block for the center.
  • The spiraling “gyre” is created with simple wedge blocks using templates that are found in the pattern.
  • Quilt Kit includes:
  • FreeSpirit BioGeo-3 by Adrienne Leban for quilt top and binding.
  • Complete Geo Gyre Quilt Pattern by Robin Ruth Design Retail Value $12.00 US/$16.10 CAD.
  • Required Additional Purchase - Fat Robin 16-Point Book/Ruler Combo and the 32-Point Book Ruler Combo by Robin Ruth Design.

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