Some Dahlia Fun!

Quilt Assistant is a marvellous free resource for quilters interested in designing or even experimenting with various colour options for their quilt blocks. I wanted to share with you the fun I had with the Dahlia Block, when designing it for the Round the Year Block of the Month Quilt!   Aren’t they pretty?  You […]

Rainbow Dahlia – Block One of “Round the Year” Block of the Month Quilt

This traditional “DAHLIA” block is the first in the Round the Year Quilt. We use bright/ neon solids and a contemporary black and white print to give it a ‘modern’ twist! The pattern with paper piecing templates can be downloaded from the link at the end of this post. Block size: 18″ square with 15″ […]

Dahlia – “Dusk Round The Year” Block of the Month Quilt – Block One

 Here it is finally – the pattern for the Dahlia Block, with complete instructions for piecing! The Dahlia Pattern Templates and Instructions can be downloaded as PDF files from links at the end of this post.  This traditional “DAHLIA” block is the first in the Round the Year Quilt; it is paper foundation pieced . We are chain piecing strips […]

Dusk Dreamcatcher Round the Year Quilt : Fabric Requirement – Downloadable file

Dusk Round the Year I had this horrible nightmare last night, where I had given the wrong fabric requirements for the “Round the Year” Block of the Month I am hosting! In the morning, I checked, but all seems to be okay, except the requirement for 36″  background fabric which I increased to 3.5 metres […]