June 2010


Some cute new blocks for you to sew together!
Hopefully, baby girl blocks will follow soon!

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9 Applique Quilt Blocks
IT’S A BOY!

by the Jewell’s Handmades

These squares are made of coordinating 100% cotton prints.
Each motif is cut, assembled, and fused to the square by hand.

MANY USES –
~ quilt (lap quilt, baby quilt, wall quilt)
~ pillow
~ tote bag or diaper bag
~ curtains
~ countless craft uses

DIMENSIONS –
~ squares are 6 1/2″ x 6 1/2″, for a 6″ x 6″ finished size

THESE SQUARES FEATURE –
~ coordinating blue and yellow solids
~ a white background accented with a white interlinked circles motif
~ ready for assembly and accent stitching/embellishment (if desired)

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You can view them in my Etsy Quilt Shoppe here!

I can tell that these quilt blocks are going to be addicting!

This quilt method — Quilt As You Go — can be found
here this blog by SewTakeAHike!

I’m using the Go Along Square #2 from
the Quilter’s Cache for the center . . .

and the log cabin quilt-as-you-go method around the outside


I’m one of those who has a hard time just letting myself
go with a scrappy look, but this quilt (by The Sewing Attic)
inspired me to rethink my scrap stash!

Now, what color to pick next . . . !