Rainy Day Umbrella Quilt | Blocks 2 Quilt

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Sing it with me….. Rain Rain, Go AWAY!! While this little song dancing around in my head brings me back to my childhood, it rings true for today. For what feels like weeks now, the Charlotte area has been battling rain/sleet with no avail. To help keep my spirits up, I stitched together this cheerful Rainy Day Umbrella quilt block.

Stock up your pattern library while improving your quilting skills with the Blocks 2 Quilt series from The Sewing Loft. This Rainy Day Umbrella quilt block is bound to help keep away the weather blues.
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Call it wishful thinking but I really wanted to keep this block bright and sunny. (Can you tell I’m really craving some natural vitamin D?) I just feel like I need to send out an order for sun.

So I pulled fun scraps from my stash and started slicing.

Umbrella Quilt Block Details

The finished Rainy Day Umbrella quilt block measure:

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  • 6″ x 6″ (15.2 x 15.2 cm)
  • 12″ x 12″ (33 x 33 cm)
Stock up your pattern library while improving your quilting skills with the Blocks 2 Quilt series from The Sewing Loft. This Rainy Day Umbrella quilt block is bound to help keep away the weather blues.

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This block is a simple patchwork construction that requires calculated trimming and some understanding of bias. Overall, this block a perfect partner for the confident beginner.

Stock up your pattern library while improving your quilting skills with the Blocks 2 Quilt series from The Sewing Loft. This Rainy Day Umbrella quilt block is bound to help keep away the weather blues.

You can find all of the blocks from my Blocks 2 Quilt series in my shop and for a limited time, you can download this one for free! Better hurry and grab it while you can!

Rainy Day Umbrella Quilt Block | The Sewing Loft Blocks 2 Quilt

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Stock up your pattern library while improving your quilting skills with the Blocks 2 Quilt series from The Sewing Loft. This Rainy Day Umbrella quilt block is bound to help keep away the weather blues.

If you are just joining us now, the Blocks2Quilt series is a year long adventure designed to sharpen your quilting skills while building your block library. Each week I will release a new block for you to stitch up and you won’t want to miss out. Be sure to sign up for my newsletter below and have the block articles delivered straight to your inbox.

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Comments

  1. Beverley Baggett says:

    Did I miss the free pattern for the umbrella quilt block? I can not find it.

    • Hello Beverley,
      Thank you for your note. The blocks are available free for a limited time. After that, they are available to purchase in my shop. It is best to join the mailing list and download them each week as released.
      But don’t worry, the series is all year long so there is plenty of time for you to download even more blocks.
      -Heather

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