Be A Diamond…


Welcome to a fun week of ‘Be A Diamond’ Blog Hop hosted by Carol @justletmequilt.

At the bottom of this post, you’ll find a list of all the amazing bloggers taking part…

Thanks for stopping by, I hope you like my quilt, be sure to leave me a comment, they make my day, and why not follow my blog if you like what you see 🙂

Be A Diamond Logo


I love how simple shapes, make really interesting patterns, and the diamond is definitely one of these shapes… I don’t think I’ve ever made a ‘tumbling block’ quilt before, so this was a perfect opportunity to give it a go. I also had the perfect Diamond ruler which came free with a recent copy of Quilt Now Magazine

All the fabrics used in this quilt are from Stoffabrics, the ‘teddy’ fabric is super soft and cosy, a perfect fabric for a new born quilt.

Who loves a ‘Y’ seam? cause this pattern is bursting with them



I guess I cant keep you waiting any longer… here is my ‘Be A Diamond’ Quilt…


I really enjoyed quilted one side of each of the illusion boxes



Be sure to head over to Stoffabrics to check out all their fabric collections

‘Do what makes your heart smile’

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April 22

Needled Mom

Keepsake Moments

Kathy’s Quilts

Kathy’s Kwilts and More

Color, Creating, and Quilting

April 23

Ms P Designs USA

Vroomans Quilts

Marjorie’s Busy Corner

Melva Loves Scraps

Storied Quilts

Words & Stitches

Clever Chameleon Quilting

Songbird Designs

April 24



Vicki’s Crafts and Quilting

Creative Blonde 

Selina Quilts

Bumbleberry Stitches

Two Maker Chicks

Quilts By Joanne

April 25

Patchouli Moon Studio

Elizabeth Coughlin Designs

Hill Valley Quilter

Mageez Room


High Road Quilter

Seams To Be Sew

April 26

Creatin’ in the Sticks

Cynthia’s Creating Ark

Days Filled With Joy

For The Love Of Geese

Quilt Fabrication

Stitchin At Home

Just Let Me Quilt

26 thoughts on “Be A Diamond…

  1. Until today I never realized that the tumbling blocks were composed of diamonds. Your baby quilt is wonderful and looks so cuddly. Great job.

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  2. I don’t mind that type of Y seam, as I did a ton of them once in a quilt for my daughter and got the hang of them then. They are rewarding when you open them up and they sit flat, aren’t they. 🙂 You did a great job on your diamond quilt and it will make a very nice gift for a new baby.

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