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MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #9: Octagon Rosette

PATTERN SHEET: MiniBlockQAL – BLOCK9 It’s the last one, my friends. The very last block in this QAL! 😭 For our final block, we’re flexing our English Paper Piecing skills and taking a dabble in making octagons! (Something I’ve never done before!) Our sweet little 1″ octagons are then hand sewn into a circle, or rosette… Continue reading MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #9: Octagon Rosette

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MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #8: Cake Stand

PATTERN SHEET: MiniBlockQAL – BLOCK8 Can you believe it?! We’re slowly getting to the pointy-end of the series with our second-to-last block to make! Today’s block is another one of those traditional types that I’ve always wanted to make but just have never got around to doing it! Not anymore though! This sweet delicious little block… Continue reading MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #8: Cake Stand

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MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #7: Dollhouse

PATTERN SHEET: MiniBlockQAL – BLOCK7 Who’s ready for block seven?! On our slow descent to the final stages of this QAL, block seven is a real cutie! This one is called Dollhouse (can also be called: Mini House or Little House) and features an array of many squares and rectangles. To add a bit of character… Continue reading MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #7: Dollhouse

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MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #6: Single Irish Chain

PATTERN SHEET: MiniBlockQAL – BLOCK6 After a few weeks between drinks, so to speak, we’re back to it and ready to plunge into Block 6 of our Mini Block QAL! This time around, we’re making the Single Irish Chain. FUN FACT! I’ve never made this block before until now. I’ve seen bigger versions of it here… Continue reading MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #6: Single Irish Chain

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MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #4: Cain & Abel

PATTERN SHEET: MiniBlockQAL – BLOCK4 After navigating through winter colds, endless days/weeks at work and my terrible habit of procrastinating, block four is finally here! Hoorah! It may look tricky on the outside but once you delve into what makes this block tick, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by just how simple it actually is to piece together!… Continue reading MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #4: Cain & Abel

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MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #3: Mini Hashtag

PATTERN SHEET: MiniBlockQAL – BLOCK3 Let me dive straight in and introduce you to the Mini Hashtag Block, our third in my Mini Block QAL! You know, I actually never realised just how quick and simple this little block was to cut and piece together! It seems like I blinked and it was miraculously sitting in… Continue reading MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #3: Mini Hashtag

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MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #2: Flying Dutchman

PATTERN SHEET: MiniBlockQAL – BLOCK2 Woot! Block two is a little beauty! This darling orange filled triangle maze is called the Flying Dutchman. Made entirely of flying geese units, you can choose to make a statement with the centre triangles (make that pinwheel standout, honey!) or go real low-key and do all of your F.G units… Continue reading MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #2: Flying Dutchman