X and + Blocks {Modern Stitching Bee}

April’s Modern Stitching Bee blocks were for Rebecca! Here are the blocks my mom made {she made an extra one for me, to help me catch up}:

x-+-3 (1)

Choosing the fabrics is the most time consuming part of these blocks, since they require a bit larger pieces {Rebecca has a tutorial here}.

x-+-3 (2)

But then the blocks come together pretty quickly after that!


This is the one I made:


Rebecca asked for saturated colors, but also that our styles show, so I went with these brights {as they are about as saturated as my fabric stash gets!}. I hope she’s okay with it and that it doesn’t stick out like a sore thumb!}.

It is so fun to get to make different blocks each month! I think I see more x and + blocks in my future!

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a mom, sewer, quilter, and lover of all kinds of pretty fabric and handbags!


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