Happy 2019!

Happy New Year to all of our readers! Today we have a little gift so many of you asked for – all of the 2018 Countdown to Christmas blocks all in one file. You can download all the blocks plus the quilt label and two quilt setting ideas {here}.

We wish you all health and happiness in the New Year!

Oda May and the Moda Bake Shop Chefs

Dec 26: Boxing Day Quilt Setting

Happy Boxing Day!  Quilters in Great Britain, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand celebrate this day. It is thought the day originated as a day off for servants who had to work Christmas Day.   This is Denniele from Louanna Mary Quilt Design and I am back with the first option for setting your Countdown to Christmas blocks which is titled Boxing Day.

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Dec 25: Night Divine

It’s Kristina from Center Street Quilts wishing you a Merry Christmas! I hope you are enjoying a peaceful day filled with the people that you love most.

Today’s Countdown to Christmas block is as classic as they come–it’s the Ohio Star block, but we’ve renamed it Night Divine for this sewalong. 🙂  This block was one of the very first blocks that I learned to make as a teenager and I still remember how magical it seemed figuring out how those hourglass blocks were sewn. I love the simple, timeless look of the Ohio Star block in two colors, but am excited to see how those of you sewing along mix and match the color combinations!

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Dec 23: Tinsel Tangle

Christmas is just two days away!  Are you ready or ready for a break?  This is Denniele from Louanna Mary Quilt Design and I am back again with another block to tempt you to spend a few minutes stitching.   Do you remember how long it took to place each strand of tinsel on the tree and how hard it was to avoid tangling those silver stands?  Tinsel Tangle, today’s block,  honors the tradition of hanging tinsel.

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