Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Patchwork Quilt Along Block Two

Diamond Panes quilt blocks Patchwork Quilt Along

Time for another block for the Patchwork Quilt Along with the Fat Quarter Shop!  February's block is called Diamond Panes.  (Find the free block pattern here)

Patchwork Quilt Along February Blocks

Instead of making one block at a time, I like to cut the fabric for all six blocks and then make them assembly line style.  First off, I made and trimmed all of the tiny little half square triangles.  Not my favorite thing, but then once they were done, it was a breeze to piece the rest of the blocks together.  

Half square triangles

 Have you started quilting along?  You can still buy kits here from the Fat Quarter Shop, as well as make a donation to the Make-A-Wish Foundation here.  You don't have to use a kit - you can use whatever fabrics you choose!  Or dig in to your scraps!

Still have questions?  There's more info here, and a Facebook Group filled with other quilters just like you who are joining in.  It's fun to see what fabrics others choose and how it changes up the look of the blocks!

You can also read more on these blogs - all of these quilters will be joining in all year long!

Amanda from Jedi Craft Girl (@jedicraftgirl)
Amy of Diary of a Quilter (@diaryofaquilter)
Andy of A Bright Corner (@abrightcorner)
*Bonnie of Cotton Way (@bonniecottonway)
*Camille of Thimble Blossoms (@thimbleblossoms)
Debbie of Happy Little Cottage (@happylittlecottage1)
Greg of Grey Dogwood Studio (@greydogwoodstudio)
Heidi of Buttons and Butterflies (@buttonsandbutterflies)
Melissa of Happy Quilting (@happyquiltingmc)
Melissa of Oh How Sweet (@ohhowsweet)
Pat Sloan of (@quilterpatsloan)
Renee of Sewn with Grace (@sewnwithgrace)
Sedef of Down Grapevine Lane (@downgrapevinelane)
Sherri of A Quilting Life (@aquiltinglife)
Sondra of Out of the Blue Quilts (@sondradavison)
Taunja of Carried Away Quilting (@taunjalynn)
Tina of Emily Ann's Kloset (@emilyannskloset)
Carrie Nelson/Miss Rosie of Moda Cutting Table


  1. Thank you . . . I think that I could even do this one :)

  2. Loving the fabric choices! I went safe and got the kit this time....


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