Love of Quilting November/December 2017 – Tried & True Blocks – Fons & Porter

We apologize! We inadvertently omitted the following five Tried & True test blocks from our November/December issue of Love of Quilting. Check them out to see how a different choice of fabric or colorway completely changes a block.


Waddington Road by Barbara Eikmeier for Paintbrush Studio

The Waddington Road collection by Barbara Eikmeier takes you back to a simpler time. The blue and tan version has vintage written all over it.

Harold’s Way

tried-and-true-harolds-wayThe Good Life by Bonnie & Camille for Moda Fabrics

Turn the tables and use The Good Life by Connie and Camille for Moda Fabrics for a cheerful and purely delightful quilt. The red, pink and turquoise prints are so enticing, it will be hard to decide which to use.


tried-and-true-cornerstoneBlossom Batiks Sakura by Flaurie & Finch for RJR

The rich tones and fabulous contrast created by the batik process leads to a quilt with the same personality. Try RJR’s Blossom Batiks for your next adventure.

For Home & Freedom

tried-and-true-for-home-freedomKimberbell Basics by Kim Christopherson of Kimberbell Designs for Maywood Studios

Always a classic, black, white and gray are a great choice for a quilt with drama and grace. This design is anything but neutral – the Kimberbell Basics are fun and playful.

It Waves Forever

tried-and-true-it-waves-foreverPretty Foxy by Ro Gregg for Paintbrush Studio

Create a masculine version of this star block by using earth tones and changing up the background color to a deep navy. The tweed texture created by Ro Gregg for Paintbrush Studio is just the ticket for a quilt with distinction.

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