At a Glance

August Block: Many Triangles


In August we’re making another long rectangle, constructed from scrappy red and cream (or low volume) triangles. Ginny made this one.  The guidelines and link to the pattern are in this post:

You’ll Be Seeing Red in August


Pre-washing your cotton fabrics is expected EVERY month and included in the Block Lotto Basics, but is especially important when we are using red fabrics.  Read about Andrew’s experience here:

Remember to wash your reds


The maximum number of blocks you can make and enter for chances in the drawing this month is NINE

The target set size for our winners will be 48 blocks (24 Pairs).



  • To receive the Mail sneak peek, post photos of your blocks no later than August 24 , 12 PM (Noon) on the US East Coast
  • To be included in the drawing, post photos of your blocks no later than August 31, 12 PM (Noon) on the US East Coast

For more info about deadlines, see The Deadlines are Always the Same.


This Month’s Tag


Tag for ALL blog posts about this month’s block: triangles


Also this Month

If we have anything else going on in August, it will be linked here.


 Total Blocks Posted So Far: 00


Blocks entered into Drawing:


Who will be first?


Blocks donated (no chances in Drawing):