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Farm Girl Friday!

Welcome to “Farm Girl Friday” and our “Country Crossroads Block”!

I’m not really a “farm girl” so I’ve decided to use our new “Dot Dot Dash” fabrics to give this down home block a BRIGHT twist!


I’ve chosen my fabrics and labeled them with my Alphabitties


I’ve got them all cut out and ready to sew.


I did some special fussy cutting for my block center. I want this intersection to have a bright purple stop sign!


I started arranging my pieces to make the “snowballs” …


Then sewed and trimmed …


RAN over to the sewing machine to sew all my pieces together and in a flash I had a block …


What a perfect pairing!

I love Lori’s new book and I loved making my “out of the box” block with “Dot Dot Dash”!

Please visit Marni at Haberdashery Fun today to see her “Corn and Tomatoes Block”.

You can get this great Farm Girl Vintage book, pre order some “Dot Dot Dash” fabric and get some Alphabitties to keep your blocks and fabrics organized at the Fat Quarter Shop.


Happy Farm Girl Day!


8 responses to “Farm Girl Friday!”

  1. Fran Dill says:

    Love your block! I have been having so much fun with this book!

  2. […] visit Barb and Mary with Me and My Sister Designs to see their Country Crossroads block also showcased […]

  3. Love love LOVE the purple! The dots are awesome..

  4. Christine B. says:

    What a beautiful block Barb! Love your choice of fabrics! 🙂 x

  5. Ooh, love your darling block with a modern twist! I think Dot Dot Dash is quickly becoming another one of my favorite fabric lines 🙂

  6. Sigi G says:

    Love your block with the purple ‘stop’ sign. Your Dot,Dot Dash is really becoming a favorite with me. Thank you for showing us a little more of it.

  7. Daniela Kirk says:

    Love the Block.
    You girls have a safe and happy 4th of July, with all of your family.