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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

30 Quilt Blocks in 30 Days - Day 4 - Block 4

Welcome to day 4 of
30 Quilt Blocks in 30 Days.

A blog hop and sew along.
Every day in April there will be one super simple quilt block tutorial for the sew along here
one designer showing a project with that block on their blog.
30 days of designers 
showing new and different ways to use each of the
30 quilt blocks.

Our all-star designer of the day is SBD Embroidery and Quilting.

First, let's make block #4
Size Unfinished: 10 1/2" x 10 1/2"
Finished Size: 10 x 10"

Cut 2 squares 5 1/2" - one pink / one white
Cut 2 strips 3" x 10 1/2" white

Stitch them together as laid out with 1/4" seams.
Stitch the two squares together first and then the outside strips to the center.

Block #4, Dutch Door, finished.

Now, look at this quilt layout.  
Rotate every other block in a 4 x 5 block grid (20 blocks) 
 add a 1" border for a 42" x 52" throw.

Check out what our designer of the day, 
made with this block.

I am using Tula Pink's newest fabric collection, All Stars to show each block.

And you can win your own bundle of All Stars too.
The giveaway starts April 1st and ends April 29th.
I will announce the winner on the last day of the blog hop
April 30th.

Click HERE to enter the giveaway.

Comment on the designer of the day and come back here to enter every day in April
for a chance to win the All Stars fabric bundle.

Here is the full schedule for the Blog Hop and links to tutorials for each block.

Project Designer

April 1st

Block 1- 4 Patch
April 2nd

Block 2 - Double Stuffed
April 3rd

April 4th
Block 4 - Dutch Door

April 5th

April 6th
Block 6 - Tacked Up

April 7th
Block 7 - Stripper

April 8th
Block 8 - Staggered

April 9th
Block 9 - Topsy Turvy

April 10th
Block 10 - Chunky Pinwheel

April 11th
Block 11 - Painted WIndow

April 12th
Block 12 - Broken Cinder Block

April 13th
Block 13 - Reaction

April 14th
Block 14 - Median Strip

April 15th
Block 15 - Center of Attention

April 16th

Block 16 - Bounce
April 17th

Block 17 - Sweet Sixteen
April 18th

Block 18 - Yeah Eights
April 19th

Block 19 - Weave
April 20th

Block 20 - Classic
April 21st

Block 21 - Spot
April 22nd

Block 22 - Cross Walk
April 23rd

Block 23 - Opposites Attract
April 24th

Block 24 - Possibility
April 25th

Block 25 - Camper Window
April 26th

Block 26 - Catching Z's
April 27th

Block 27 - Broken Stripes
April 28th

Block 28 - Stockade
April 29th

Block 29 - Dovetail
April 30th

You can see all the blocks and quilts in one place:

Let me know if you are quilting along and hashtag #30quiltblocks30days 
holler at me

I would love to add your blocks and quilts to the Pinterest board.

Only 26 more blocks to go!



Beth F said...

This is so fun--all the simple simple blocks that look so complex! Looking forward to the rest of the month's blocks.
Love the Tula Pink fabric!

Janet said...

I like the tablerunner idea. I am more a traditional quilter but have done some of the more modern patterns.

the momma said...

Your fussy cutting on this one is perfection!
On Monday morning, I chose ONE link to click from AmandaJean's link up and it was your post about the blog hop/sew along!!!
I don't normally get to participate in sew alongs, but this one is simple enough that I'll be able to keep up (and catch up easily if I miss a day) so
I am excited to be joining you

Thanks for hosting ~ Tracy

DonnaRo said...

Looks like fun...love the fabric

Kathy @ Kwilty Pleasures said...

Nice block. Wish I was a TP fan, I liked her earlier prints. 😔

Anonymous said...

What a great idea about how a simple block can look so appealing. Love your fussy cutting!

ShirleyC said...

I've loved seeing the projects and finding new blogs.

beaquilter said...

Thanks for hosting! I'll hop around a bit

Needled Mom said...

I love the raccoon!

Cindy Shelley said...

So cute.

Anita Jackson @ Domestic Felicity said...

o the raccoon makes me smile~