Thursday, April 19, 2018

Block #19 is Weave - 30 Quilt Blocks in 30 Days Blog Hop and Quilt Along

Welcome to day 19 of

30 Quilt Blocks in 30 Days.

A blog hop and quilt along.
Every day in April there will be one super simple quilt block tutorial for the quilt along here
and 
one designer showing a project with that block on their blog.

30 days of designers 
showing new and different ways to use each of the
30 quilt blocks.


Today's all-star blogger is 


showing a project with 
Block 19 - Weave

This block can be made with different colorways to make a quilt with a weave effect.

Here's the block:

Size Unfinished: 10 1/2" x 10 1/2"
Finished Size: 10 x 10"


Cut 2 rectangles 3" x 51/2" - gray
Cut 4 squares 3" x 3" - pink
Cut 1 rectangle 5 1/2" x 10 1/2" - white


Stitch them together as laid out with 1/4" seams.

Stitch the corner squares to the small side rectangles 
then stitch the rectangle units to the sides of the large rectangle.


Now, make more blocks with the gray in the middle and the white on the sides.


Put them together to get a 4 block unit like this.


Make more blocks and make a weaved quilt.



Check out what our designer of the day, 
made with this block.

I am using Tula Pink's newest fabric collection, 
All Stars to show each block.


And you can win your own bundle of All Stars too.
The giveaway ends April 29th.
I will announce the winner on the last day of the blog hop
April 30th.

Click HERE to enter the giveaway.

Comment on the blogger of the day and come back here to enter every day in April
for more chances to win the All Stars fabric bundle.




Here is the full schedule for the Blog Hop and links to tutorials for each block:

Date
Project Designer
Block

April 1st

Block 1- 4 Patch
April 2nd

Block 2 - Double Stuffed
April 3rd

April 4th
Block 4 - Dutch Door

April 5th

April 6th
Block 6 - Tacked Up

April 7th
Block 7 - Stripper

April 8th
Block 8 - Staggered

April 9th
Block 9 - Topsy Turvy

April 10th
Block 10 - Chunky Pinwheel

April 11th
Block 11 - Painted WIndow

April 12th
Block 12 - Broken Cinder Block

April 13th
Block 13 - Reaction

April 14th
Block 14 - Median Strip

April 15th
Block 15 - Center of Attention

April 16th

Block 16 - Bounce
April 17th

Block 17 - Sweet Sixteen
April 18th

Block 18 - Yeah Eights
April 19th

Block 19 - Weave
April 20th

Block 20 - Classic
April 21st

Block 21 - Spot
April 22nd

Block 22 - Cross Walk
April 23rd

Block 23 - Opposites Attract
April 24th

Block 24 - Possibility
April 25th

Block 25 - Camper Window
April 26th

Block 26 - Catching Z's
April 27th

Block 27 - Broken Stripes
April 28th

Block 28 - Stockade
April 29th

Block 29 - Dovetail
April 30th


Block 30 - Slow Tee
You can see all the blocks and quilts in one place:



Only 11 more blocks to go,
are you keeping up?



Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Yeah Eights - Block #18 of 30 Quilt Blocks in 30 Days Blog Hop and Quilt Along

Welcome to day 18 of
30 Quilt Blocks in 30 Days.

A blog hop and quilt along.
Every day in April there will be one super simple quilt block tutorial for the quilt along here
and 
one designer showing a project with that block on their blog.

30 days of bloggers
showing new and different ways to use each of the
30 quilt blocks.


Today's all-star blogger is 


showing a project with 
Block 18 - Yeah Eights

Here's the block:

Size Unfinished: 10 1/2" x 10 1/2"
Finished Size: 10 x 10"


Cut 8 squares 3" x 3" - four blue / four white
Cut 2 rectangles 3" x 10 1/2" -  white


Stitch them together as laid out with 1/4" seams.

Stitch the squares in the middle together 
then stitch the top and bottom rectangles to the middle unit. 


By turning the blocks you get such an interesting pattern for a quilt.



Check out what our designer of the day, 
made with this block.

I am using Tula Pink's newest fabric collection, 
All Stars to show each block.


And you can win your own bundle of All Stars too.
The giveaway ends April 29th.
I will announce the winner on the last day of the blog hop
April 30th.

Click HERE to enter the giveaway.

Comment on the designer of the day and come back here to enter every day in April
for more chances to win the All Stars fabric bundle.



Here is the full schedule for the Blog Hop and links to tutorials for each block:

Date
Project Designer
Block

April 1st

Block 1- 4 Patch
April 2nd

Block 2 - Double Stuffed
April 3rd

April 4th
Block 4 - Dutch Door

April 5th

April 6th
Block 6 - Tacked Up

April 7th
Block 7 - Stripper

April 8th
Block 8 - Staggered

April 9th
Block 9 - Topsy Turvy

April 10th
Block 10 - Chunky Pinwheel

April 11th
Block 11 - Painted WIndow

April 12th
Block 12 - Broken Cinder Block

April 13th
Block 13 - Reaction

April 14th
Block 14 - Median Strip

April 15th
Block 15 - Center of Attention

April 16th

Block 16 - Bounce
April 17th

Block 17 - Sweet Sixteen
April 18th

Block 18 - Yeah Eights
April 19th

Block 19 - Weave
April 20th

Block 20 - Classic
April 21st

Block 21 - Spot
April 22nd

Block 22 - Cross Walk
April 23rd

Block 23 - Opposites Attract
April 24th

Block 24 - Possibility
April 25th

Block 25 - Camper Window
April 26th

Block 26 - Catching Z's
April 27th

Block 27 - Broken Stripes
April 28th

Block 28 - Stockade
April 29th

Block 29 - Dovetail
April 30th


Block 30 - Slow Tee
You can see all the blocks and quilts in one place:


If you are following along,
this is what we have so far in this modern sampler quilt.


3 columns finished
and
only 12 more blocks...