A few years ago, everyone and their sister was making a "Wild Thing" quilt. You know the one I'm talking about, right? The chunky-looking pinwheels with the contrasting background?
I think Camille was probably the one who resurrected this quilt block from Ye Olden Days when she released her Wild Thing pattern.
I made a couple of these blocks for my very first bee month EVER
And then I made a billion miniature blocks and sewed them into a quilt top that still sits under the guest room bed, but what do you do?
Then last winter, I saw Jodi's scrappy chunky pinwheel pattern, and I went bananas - B-A-N-A-N-A-S! The scrappiness and whimsical pattern just gets me in all the right places.
So here's my stringy holiday interpretation of it:
I think I cut my units at a sharper angle than most of the other quilts online, but I like it that way. It does, however, mean that the block squares up to only 8" (unfinished), instead of 8.5."