Bloom Sew Along: Block 4

08 Feb 2016


 Welcome to Bloom Sew Along: Block 4! Each Monday we are featuring several versions of a block. The full tutorial for the block can be found, also every Monday, on Lori Holt's blog.

 Block 4 features this adorable little applique flower made with fabrics from Lori Holt's Calico Days fabric collection, perfect for chasing away the winter blues!

 Andy, from A Bright Corner, made the same block with different prints from the Calico Days collection.

 It's always amazing how changing the color can alter the entire look of a block! You can read more about this block here.

If you have been following along with us each week, you know that Jina has been making her blocks with a variety of Penny Rose fabrics. In this block you can see prints from Hope Chest, Hope Chest II and Shabby Strawberry. Cute!

 With all four blocks laid out, you can see what a bright, eclectic, vintage looking quilt this will be. Read more about Jina's blocks here.

Click here or on the above image to watch Lori teach us her easy applique technique.

And click here for Lori's Block #4 tutorial.

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