Twin Sisters Block Count – April 2019

The following Twin Sisters blocks have been posted on the blog as of April 22 and will be entered in the April 30 drawing, or donated if so indicated. There are currently 67 blocks for the drawing and 8 blocks for donation. I’m sure there are more in the works. For the drawing: Barbara P. 4 Cathy K. 9 Carol 2 Elizabeth 9 Julie W. 6 Margaret R. 4 Marsha 3 Nann 9 Peggy 4 Robin 4 Su 3 Teresa 7 Vivi 3 For donation: Kathie L...

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Start off April with 8

Start off April with 8

I’ll start off the month with 8 blocks for the donation pile. I hope you’ll give these a try. You’ll see how easy they are. You can make 4 in not much more time that it takes to make 1. Kathie L in...

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April 2019 block – Twin Sisters

April 2019 block – Twin Sisters

April’s block is going to be a two-color block of blue and white. The block name is Twin Sisters. While I love scrappy quilts, two-color quilts are also a favorite. This month’s block incorporates both because the winner will be able to make a scrappy blue and white quilt. The fabric guidelines are below and included in the print-friendly  block directions. Twin Sisters Instructions Fabric Guidelines: Background – The...

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Wonky houses finally find a home

Wonky houses finally find a home

I don’t know how many quilters from 2010 are still here in the lotto, but if you are an old-timer, you may remember these wonky house blocks. When I won them, I immediately made a wall hanging that still hangs in my laundry room. I’ve loved its cheerfulness. When I read that a quilt shop in California was collecting house quilt blocks to make quilts for those devastated by fires in California this winter, I pulled the wonky blocks...

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Fast and furious 9 patches

Fast and furious 9 patches

I cheered when I saw the block for this month since I have a container overflowing with 3-1/2 inch 9 patches that I swapped over many months with fellow lovers of these little blocks. I’m so glad to put them to use. I’ll donate my 4 blocks this month since I have plenty that I can use to try out Sophie’s suggested pattern. Kathie...

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