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5/03/2016

Opposites Attract Quilt Block and Giveaway

I am participating in the Opposites Attract Blog Hop hosted by Marian of Seams To Be Sew HERE.

We were to design a quilted item using a block design of only 2 colors. I saw this block in a quilting book I was looking through and decided to make it.


I had just enough time in my month to get one block sewn and decided it would be a small table mat to give as a Christmas gift. It measures 12" square. 


I used the Accuquilt 4" finished Triangle Square die. I did not have a 4" finished Half Square Triangle die, so I had to cut the corner triangles myself (but it is on my wish list). 


For the center 4" Square in a Square I used the EQ7 template print out. I found that the green corner triangles could be cut with the Economy die that came with my Go! Cutter...that helped. 



I did have time as I designed it to work out some block orientations, thinking I would make a larger project with a few blocks.

Storm at Sea

Flower in the Middle

Star

Standing Stars

 Offset Stars

Today's Giveaway is through Rafflecopter. Good luck and thanks for visiting. 

Visit the other designers participating in the next few days:


JUNE 3
Elizabeth Coughlin Designs
A Beautiful Day
Patchwork Breeze (you are here)

JUNE 6





1 comment:

Needled Mom said...

I really like the movement in the green quilt. Nice design.