July 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

July 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

Just like in May, you are working with lots of small pieces this month. Starching them before you mark them will not only make them easier to handle, but also prevent them from stretching as you draw on your diagonal lines. There are lots of points in this block that...
June 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

June 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

We’re halfway there! Looking through the #qp2020sewalong hashtag has been a lot of fun… you are all so talented and creative! Here is our block for this month: This is our second month in a row getting to use Pimento as our background and we just love how...
May 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

May 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

Welcome to May! We’re nearing the halfway point of our sew-along. Now is the time that we really start to see how our quilt is shaping up and what all our blocks look like together. If you have a design wall, we encourage you to put your blocks up and take some...
April 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

April 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

What a month! How is everyone doing? Well, we hope! And we hope that in hard times, this project has been a little bit of fun for you to look forward to. Don’t forget to share your blocks with us on social media and take some time to share encouraging comments...
March 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

March 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

Welcome to our March tips and tricks! Two blocks down, ten to go! Are you feeling good so far? We’ve been seeing your blocks on Instagram and Facebook, and they look amazing. Here is our block for March, a log cabin with a wide border. It’s a great block...
February 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

February 2020 Block of the Month Tips and Tricks

Here we are a month into the 2020 sew-along; can you believe it? In February we have a pinwheel block with the opportunity to create a fun little focal point on one of your HST pieces. Of course we used some bold screen printed fabrics by Karen Lewis here, but you...