Quilt Block Mania - July Travel SailboatJul 06, 2021
COME SAIL AWAY...
Today is the first Tuesday of the month and that means it's time for Quilt Block Mania blog tour day - YAY!!
July 2021- This month's FREE quilt block theme is Travel with beautiful earth tones for our color story!
Wouldn't it be amazing to travel the world on a Sailboat???
Have you ever felt the freedom of the wind propelling you on the water? It's quite a feeling...
Way way back, a friend of mine took me out on a little sailboat in Tobermory ON where the coastal waters of Georgian Bay and Lake Huron meet. I can still remember the exhilaration when a big gust of wind would come up and our speed would increase.
Now, travelling the world... I'd choose a little bigger of a boat lol!!! .... a girl can dream right!?! ;)
In the meantime, I'll continue to create some pretty little blocks until that day arrives!
I love how quickly this block comes together... create a few half square triangles in different sizes then stitch on some background pieces and voila... ready to sail away.
The HST can be solid, or for some extra fun and a little scrap busting, stitch a variety of widths to create some colourful sails!
The block is free on my site only until the end of this month. So make sure to grab yours by signing up for my newsletter here.
Then make sure to come join us Live on Wednesday @1:30 in our BEE (that's our free private FB community) where together we'll go over everything Sailboat block.
Join our BEE here https://www.facebook.com/groups/momandmequiltingbee
And… make sure to check out all the great creations for this months "Travel" blocks designed by my Quilt Block Mania friends. Just click on the links below.
Did I just hear you say Sampler??
Bridge Quilt block by Carolina Moore
Lucky is on the road again at Puppy Girl Designs
Scenic Route by Slice of Pi Quilts
Travel to the Woods by Oh Kaye Quilting
Embark by Inquiring Quilter
Delectable Mountains at PhoebeMoon Designs
Treasure Chest Star by Blue Bear Quilts
Wanderlust by Heidi Pridemore
On the Water by Patti's Patchwork
Come Sail Away by Mom and Me Quilting Co.
Wish You Were Here at Pretty Piney Quilts
Pack It Up by QuiltFabrication
Me and Bobby McGee at Orange Blossom Quilt Design Studio
Wild Blue Yonder at Perkins Dry Goods
Take a Hike by Devoted Quilter
Into the Blue at Duck Creek Mountain Quilting
T-Shirt Fun at The Quilting Room with Mel
Stitch and Flip Mountain Block
Here’s what our participants are creating...
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