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Spring Mystery Quilt 2023 - Week 3

Thank you all for taking the time to come and blossom as a quilter with me.

I am SEW excited to show you our next block! It is SEW cute!

Below is all the information you need to prepare and cut your fabric before


I will be using the Secret Garden Bundle + 2½ yards of A-292-L

in all my pictures to show you the step by step.


But do not worry if you are not using this bundle, I would love to still inspire you every week,

by sharing multiple color options for the fun and simple blocks.

You can use those color options as inspiration for placement of your fabrics.

For Week 3, you will need:

(These notions are just my recommendations)

Fabrics (4 medium pieces) and 1 light background

Sew Daisy Fabric Markers (Use fabric markers to stay organized)

• Creative Gird Rulers: 4½" x 12½" and 6½" square

• Aurifil Thread – 2312 or 2325 recommended

Edyta’s Tip: Always have a stash of fresh blades for your rotary and remember to change yours often. for the cleanest cuts.

Check out our Spring Mystery Quilt Sewing Basket on the website for all your quilting needs!


What a little surprise! This cute little blossom popped right into our quilt.





Block 3


We will be making 20 total Daisy Nine Patches.

for this Secret Garden option, I'm making

8 of fabric A

8 of fabric B

4 of fabric C




For color inspiration, scroll to the bottom of this blog.

(You can use 3-5 fabrics to create your blocks, or feel free to get scrappy with your color choices,

as long as you have 20 blocks).

This block is perfect to have some fun!




Cutting directions for 20 blocks:

Accent Fabric: 3 - 1½" x 12½" strips

Light Background Fabric: 10 1½" x 12½" strips

Medium Fabric A: 4 - 1½" x 12½" strips

Medium Fabric B: 4 - 1½" x 12½" strips

Medium Fabric C: 3 - 1½" x 12½" strips


Daisy Nine Patch Block

Select and arrange 2 light strips and 1 medium strip to make your strip set .

We will be making 2 strip sets for fabric A & B, and 1 strip set for fabric C.


Sew 2 light strips and 1 medium strip together.

Press seams towards the medium strip.


Select and arrange 2 medium strips and 1 accent strip to make your second strip set.

We will be making 1 strip set for fabric A, B, and C.


Pin and sew your strips together. Press towards the outside strips to complete one strip set.


From your strip sets, cut 1 ½" sections.


Arrange sections as shown above.

Sew together. Press towards the center.

Trim if needed to 3 ½" x 3 ½" unfinished.


Repeat steps for a total of 20 Daisy Nine Patch Blocks (8 in fabric A, 8 in fabric B, 4 in fabric C).


Watch our YouTube Channel for this block’s step-by-step

instructions and tips on how to make this project.




INSPIRING COLOR OPTIONS


These are just a few of our fabric options- I can't wait to see what you create!


Happy Quilting!

Edyta


Please remember to share your progress photos to Instagram and Facebook!

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Guest
Jun 20, 2023

I am just finishing up my blocks for the week. Trying to imagine the finished product with all the different sized blocks and the techniques to come. I have a guess - I can’t wait to see if I’m correct!

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Jun 18, 2023

When I tap the link for the PDF file, I'm ending up in the shop. Is that just me, or is there a wee bug in the garden?

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Jun 21, 2023
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Just checked again. It's working now.

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Guest
Jun 17, 2023

Awesome, I chose my own FQs for this project and have ended up with a yellow batik giving a unique centre to each Daisy- I’m loving it!!

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Guest
Jun 16, 2023

Hi, how Can I make this quilt in bigger size ? I want to make it in queen size ! Any help, guidance is welcome…

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Guest
Jun 16, 2023

should we be tagging @springmysteryquilt2023? This is last years tag. Sorry, just noticed the discrepancy. 🥰

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