Block of the Month

Bertie's Spring

Size: 28" x 34"
Start Month: Immediately
Length: 4 Months
Cost: Please call or e-mail the shop for pricing.

Designed by Bonnie Sullivan, Bertie's Spring features fusible applique blocks with additional hand embroidered detailing. The applique and background fabrics are wonderful thick Woolies Flannels also designed by Bonnie for Maywood Studio. Our block of the month kits will include the same fabrics shown in the pictures of the quilts above. You can choose to have a dark or light background as shown. Each month you will receive a pattern and the fabric needed to complete that block. Your final kit will also include the fabric to complete the top of the quilt and binding. A button embellishment pack is also included. An optional pack of four #8 Valdani hand dyed perle cottons is available. Backing may be purchased separately.


Bertie's Winter

Size: 28" x 34"
Start Month: Immediately
Length: 4 Months
Cost: Please call or e-mail the shop for pricing.


The Bertie's Winter pattern series from Bonnie Sullivan depicts Bertie enjoying the winter season. Each month you will be sent a pattern and the fabric you need to complete a portion of the quilt. The fabrics used in the quilt are all super soft Maywood Woolie and Shadowplay Flannels designed and selected by the designer, Bonnie Sullivan. This project also includes a button and bead pack to embellish your finished Bertie's Winter quilt. Bonnie has included bonus projects for each of the four patterns to show you other ways to use the same designs. Your final month's kit will also include fabric for the sashing and binding. A collection of coordinating Valdani 8 weight pearl cotton is available to BOM participants at a special price of $15 for the 4-pack of thread (regular price $22). Backing may be purchased separately.
Block of the Month Program Overview
Blocks for any block of the month project can be picked up at the shop starting on the 1st of each month or we'll be happy to ship them to you (shipping charge will be $4/month). When you register for any of the block of the month programs, you'll be agreeing to have your credit card charged each month if you have not picked up the block prior to the 15th. Blocks being shipped will be sent between the 10th and 20th of each month.
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