Adventures in the life of a gorram nerd

I made this Tetris quilt a few years ago for a friend (and I’ll go into more details about this quilt later). About a month ago, I was talking to a (different) friend who said her mom really likes my quilts. I asked if there were any ones in particular and her mom picked out this one. I had been wanting to remake this one with 3D blocks, so this was perfect. So time to make Tetris Quilt 2, or Shit Still Happens (won’t be its final name).

Tetris quilt blanket Nintendo video game shit happens Kona Cottons solid fabric fabrics

 

I did a tiny bit of redesigning on the pattern. Nothing major. Also, it will still have a black background and white (not pink!) border. This was just to make it easier to see. This is my fancy drafting software. It may resemble Excel, but it’s definitely not 😉

Tetris quilt pattern video game Excel Nintendo

Here are the black and white fabrics. The Moda Onyx Grunge fabric is one of my favorite fabrics of all time. Since I’m doing 3D blocks, I wanted a background with more going on than the solid black used in TQ1. Next up – seeing what’s in my stash for the blocks. Each block will now have 5 shades of that color, but more on that later!

Tetris quilt blanket Moda Grunge Onyx Vanilla black white background border

 

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