There's always something to celebrate, no matter what day it is! This special issue of BLOCK Magazine is all about celebrating life—from birthdays and graduations to weddings and anniversaries, and everything in between. We bet you can find an occasion for each of these beautiful quilts! As always, this issue is filled with only good things like 10 new quilt patterns, gorgeous full-color photos, original stories, and not an ad in sight. Make a quilt to commemorate life's memorable moments with BLOCK!
Is there a birthday coming up? Rose Garden is the perfect pattern for that lucky little one in your life! And Diamond Dance is sure to make any youngster smile with delight. Big or little, these quilts make an occasion more festive. Got a stack of old T-shirts just gathering dust? Put them to work and make a marvelous T-shirt quilt that brings your cherished memories to life. Wedding season is almost upon us and the time to get quilting is now! Stitch up a gorgeous Radiance or Disappearing Double Pinwheel quilt for the happy couple. Plus, there's plenty of fast, fun project to make when you're short on time!
With so much to celebrate, we hope you find plenty of inspiration in this wonderful issue of BLOCK Magazine. It's time to start sewing and then put on your party hat to watch all the festivities unfold! It's bound to be a lot of fun.
Use the square end to hand press seams open or to mark fabric with a crease. The pointed end comes in handy for turning points in pillows, flaps and collars....
Mind your p's and q's... precuts and quilt blocks, that is! Popular designer Vanessa Goertzen puts charm squares to the test with 18 projects using pre-cut 5in x 5in squares....
42 — 5" squares from the Day In Paris collection by Zen Chic for Moda. 100% cotton.
40 — 2.5" strips from the Day In Paris collection by Zen Chic for Moda. 100% cotton.