Saturday, 26 January 2013

Molli Sparkles Union Jack Block Tutorial



Hey, my faves!  The day is finally here for the release of my Union Jack block tutorial.*  This is my very first-ever-in-the-whole-wide-sparkly-world tutorial, so I hope you enjoy it, and you use it! Whatever you decide to make, be sure to send me a photo and I'll show it off to everyone here at mollisparkles.com.  My own goal is to make a multi-coloured quilt out of numerous of these blocks, but what ideas do you have up your sequinned sleeves?  If any of you decide to use this for a Quilt Bee, please let me know so I can stalk all the delicious blocks made!  Oh, and as I mentioned yesterday, any and all feedback is appreciated.


All that being said, be a nice and conscientious human being and share a sister a link if you decide to share this on your own blog.  Heaven knows I had to stop feeding the kids for a few weeks to figure all this out, and you'll just be hurting the children.  Otherwise, download, print, spread the word, and the photo love!  Sparkles, Molli!



*To download, click the link, which will take you to Google Docs.  Click the word "File" in the top left corner at which point a drop down menu will appear.  Now click the word "Download" and all should be right with the world.  Just shoot me an email if something goes haywire!


15 comments:

  1. 12:01, not a minute too soon!

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  2. Hoysie - You're a no-reply blogger! Who are you so I can email you!?

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    2. Sorry Molli, didn't realise it was set up that way. Hope I just changed it, if not. hoysie@hotmail.com. Michelle Nicholson.

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  3. Hi Molli Sparkles, love your union Jack the gold one really stands out. Love to see any more that you have made.

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  4. It's great, thank you! Happy Australia Day!

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  5. Way to go! Now I can do a post on my blog with a piccy of mine. I just wanted to wait until I could link up to your tutorial post! Love my Union Jack! Happy Australia Day! Hope it sparkles!

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  6. Sorry i don't have a blog to link up with you. But it was fun pattern testing for you, I don't think i could ever have figured it out by myself,

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  7. I just love reading your blog posts Molli!! The Union Jack looks fantastic - definitely worth some slightly hungry children?! ;)

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  8. I totally hear you.. when I was working on my little mixer hot pad pattern, it seemed like it was all I did, ignoring anyone and everything for a while. I'm off to download it now, Molli! I love your sparkly self, and the way your personality shines through in your posts. :) Thanks for reminding me, and Happy Australia Day! xo

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  9. I'm so excited to have found your blog and this tutorial. My husband is a Brit, and I was thinking it would be fun to make a Union Jack quilt for him. I learned about your blog via The Intrepid Thread, which is my closest modern quilt shop. Julie is genuinely nice, isn't she! Thanks for sharing & I look forward to reading your blog.

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  10. Thanks for the tutorial. I'm excited to make a Union Jack Quilt.

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  11. I wish I would've know about this Union Jack block a week ago!!!! I just started a Union Jack quilt but I paid for the pattern!!!

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  12. Thank you for the pattern. It is as you say, "anatomically correct." The first one I've seen. My husband is a Brit and I'd like to make it into a cushion for our sofa.
    lowson@swbell.net

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