YES! It's Aurifil Block of the Month time and this month the gorgeous block is provided by the Lovely Mrs. PorkChop, aka Amanda Woodward-Jennings!
Yep - Halloween!!
Amanda is the co-owner of the Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery Her block is too freakin' cute, hop over and download it right now. Don't forget to check out Amanda's blog and say howdy, she is a sweetie pie and if you haven't visited her blog before you will enjoy the experience.
Over on the Flickr group meanwhile, I can't believe all the amazing Summer blocks from my design that are popping up! Here are a few:
There are loads more, make sure you go and have a look. I love all the personal touches everyone has been adding to their blocks. There are quite a few pics where people have finished all 9 months and put them together - they look so great! And don't forget that if you make a block and post it to the Flickr site, you go into the running to win fantastic prizes every month.
I could go on for quite a while about how much I am loving appliquing with Aurifil's Mako 50 weight right now... I'm working on a project with a lot of Liberty, Kaffe and various other pretties, and the colours are just so very perfect for the fabric I'm using, and the Mako is so FINE - it just disappears into the fabric like magic. Love it, But I think this is my favourite colour: