Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Moda Sampler Shuffle

Moda is partnering with quilt shops to create a sampler quilt.  Three blocks are posted each week as a download by participating quilt shops on their websites.   The patterns are free and available for a limited time.  It started the end of October and runs through early January. I like sew alongs and I like samplers but I was still dragging my feet about joining the fun.  Then I started seeing some great blocks on social media and started thinking about fabric I would like to use.


Once I decided to use Modern Background Ink and Modern Background Paper by Zen Chic for Moda I couldn't help but start cutting and sewing.

And Ive already made my first 4 blocks!



I've been working on these blocks in little chunks of time, usually in the morning.  It's a great project for a busy time of year, they go together quickly so I feel like I'm accomplishing something, even if it's a little something.  Give it a try if you're looking for a little something to squeeze into your days (or nights)

(Shuffle details here)





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8 comments:

  1. This blocks are cool. O love black & white patterns. They look very stylish as for me.

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  2. So far I've downloaded all the patterns but didn't start yet. But after seeing your blocks I think I'll add this to my list.

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  3. Thelma, your blocks are lovely! Great use of these fabrics!

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  4. I love the fabric selection. The sew along sounds fun but I still guilty about all my UFOs. I shouldn't start anything new just yet.

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  5. I love the fabric bundles. Where can I buy them? Are they 10" squares?

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    1. Yes, those are layer cakes! They are still available in shops. One is Modern Background Paper and the other is Modern Background Ink, by ZenChic for Moda!

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