2017 Block of the Month - July

 by thequiltingpatch on 30 Jun 2017 |
2 Comment(s)
Last month I set a little challenge. I told you that this months block would be nearly the same.
Lots of you took up the challenge and went ahead and made the block.


This Months block is called Ohio Star

Here is the key and rotary cutting instructions for this block.. yes there are only 2 shapes to cut!



So reading off the "map" of our block 
A - 4 1/2 " Squares ,
 (background and main)
B - 5 1/4" Squares, cut twice on the diagonal to yield 4 triangles (background, main and accent)

Here is the layout. 



Here are my sewing pics for the unit and rows..








What a nice easy block Ohio star is!
Here are some quilts made from this simple but effective little block..(Found on Pinterest)

































 

Comment(s)2

Anne Harwood - Comment
Anne Harwood04 Jul 2017Reply
Thank you for this wonderful site and also for the block of the month .Regards Anne
thequiltingpatch - Comment
thequiltingpatch04 Jul 2017Reply
Thankyou Anne! What a lovely thing to say - makes the work worthwhile xx
Victoria Webster - Comment
Victoria Webster19 Jul 2017Reply
I received my package today and I am anxious to get going. I ordered the rosette starter pack. Your video is excellent. I also loved your beautiful Australian postage stamp. I will keep you posted. Do you have an email address in case I have a question.
thequiltingpatch - Comment
thequiltingpatch19 Jul 2017Reply
That's so exciting Victoria! We cant wait to see how you go - you can email me anytime on info@e-patch.com.au, and please feel free to upload progress pics to our facebook page too. Have fun xx

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