“You would never break the chain”

So, we really didn’t choose our blocks based on songs, but it is always wonderful when when of them creates an earworm for a while.

This week is Malvina’s Chain. It really is a simple block, with a bit of a challenge thrown in. There are 9 hour glass blocks, which are simple enough to create…if they were all two color blocks. LOL! Two of the blocks in Malvina’s Chain have THREE colors, so it’s a bit of a twist and a bit of a think through. Please be sure to read all the directions first!

Malvina’s Chain Block Pattern can be purchased at Shoppe Lovingly Lissa

We are getting closer and closer to the end of the Quilt Concert! If you are missing a block, there is plenty of time to catch up. Visit The Not So Dramatic Life Etsy for cutting instructions and all even numbered blocks, Shoppe Lovingly Lissa is where you will find the odd blocks.

Our Sponsor this Week

Color Girl Quilts is our wonderful sponsor this week. Check out her great patterns and curated fabric bundles. Sharon has a wonderful way with color and fabrics and always knows the exact right ones to put together (I’m really jealous of this). Also, she is the creator of the Classic Curves Ruler, seriously people, if you ever wanted to create a quilt with a curve this is the ruler to do it with!!! I lost all fear of creating curves with this ruler.

Sharon will be sending one U.S. Concert Goer this fabric bundle from the Aerial line by Tamara Kate for Windham Fabrics. I have loved this line since it came out and have managed to find uses for at least three of the fabrics, so you may have seen them recently in my feed. (Or even in this post, hint hint)

Giveaway Rules

In order to enter for the prize drawing you must do the following

1-post a photo of your Malvina’s Chain block on Instagram using a public Instagram account by 11:59 Eastern on Thursday, September 16, 2021  (if you don’t want to make your primary account public, you can always create a second, public account to use for this quilt along and other projects like this)

2-follow @cassandrabeaver@lovinglylissa, and @colorgirlquilts

3- include the hashtags #quiltconcertseries2021 and #quiltconcertblock13

4- Write in your post the country you live in.

This week’s prize is only available to participants who reside in the United States. But remember, we do have international prizes happening as well.

Winners will be selected by random drawing and will be contacted via Instagram direct message by Saturday, September 18, 2021. The winner must claim their prize by responding to the message with their mailing address by 11:59pm on Monday, September 20, 2021. If the prize is not claimed at that time, we will select an alternate winner.

 (This giveaway is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Instagram.)

PJ Jam Party

Remember, Friday Nights is the PJ Jam Party! Come hang out and sew with Cassandra and I and chat about quilty stuff. The zoom link goes out to all newsletter subscribers, so sign up!



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