This free block of the month, designed by Abigail Dolinger, launches in February 2022 and concludes in November 2022. Instructions will be posted on this page on the first of each month.
Welcome! I’m so glad you want to Quilt Along! I used a stack of fat quarters plus coordinating yardage, but you could use stash fabrics with equal effect.
Print the line drawing and color with colored pencils according to your fabric selections.
Instructions for making the 18″ block which serves as the center for the “Favorites” medallion style quilt.
Click the black Download button for instructions for the four Nine Patch units that surround the Friendship Wreath in the “Favorites” quilt.
Click the black Download button for instructions for BOM #3, Weathervane and Ribbon Star.
Click the black Download button for instructions for BOM #4, Ohio Star and Bird of Paradise.
Once you have made the blocks in BOM instructions 1-4, you are ready to sew sashing between the blocks and a border all around. Cut the sashing and border strips 2 1/2″ wide. Click the black Download button for all the instructions.
Moving beyond the center medallion, work now on constructing top and bottom borders that are 8″ tall, finished. This month make two Half-Dresden Plates of ten wedges each.