It’s a great day! Jacquelynne Steve’s I Love Home event has begun!
Hopefully you’ve signed up to have the blocks delivered right to your inbox. If not, go do that.
Block 1 is super easy so you’ll have no trouble getting started on this fun project. You can find it here.
I picked these fabrics to use in block 1–a mix of Alison Glass prints & my own Dandy Days fabric.
The pattern includes fun applique elements. Since I’m crunching for time with some deadlines looming, I decided to use a fun print as my focal piece in the block centers. (Added bonus: it set the color story for the quilt so I just had to look for coordinating prints.)
A few cuts, seams & presses later, I had a finished block!
Of course, it wouldn’t be a quilt-along without cool prizes. This month’s sponsor is Aurifil. I love all things Aurifil so I’m glad one of you will be able to win some Aurifil thread to use yourself.
One lucky reader will win a small box of Aurifil thread, (Aurifil’s choice) and it can be shipped in the US or internationally!
To enter, click here and you’ll be taken to the giveaway fun–lots of ways to enter, including commenting on this post and telling me what color combo or fabric line you’re using in your #ILoveHomeQuilt! Additional entry for following my blog, following me on Instagram at @sjmax105 or liking my Facebook page.
Be sure to visit all my friends and see their versions of Block 1. There are additional chances to win on each blog!
- The Crafty Quilter
- The Inbox Jaunt
- Farmhouse Quilts
- Penguin and Fish
- Podunk Pretties
- The Quilting Nook
- The Sewing Loft
Be sure to share your Block 1 with the hashtag: #ILoveHomeQuilt!