Jacquelynne Steves

Fabric Requirements for Save the Bees Block of the Month

As promised, here is the fabric requirement and supply list so you can start thinking about your Block of the Month project. If you haven’t sign up yet for this FREE Block of the Month project, click here for more information.

Optional fabric kit available, to make the quilt exactly as shown below.

Approximate Finished Size of Quilt- 49″ x 54″

Fabric below includes enough for applique (see image below). If you choose to make the quilt without applique, you will have some leftovers.

Fabric Requirements:

  • White- 7/8 yard
  • Black- 1/2 yard
  • Green #1- 3/4 yard
  • Green #2- 1/3 yard
  • Green #3- 1/3 yard
  • Blue- 7/8 yard
  • Yellow #1- 1/2 yard
  • Yellow #2- 1/2 yard (this should be a non-directional fabric)
  • Yellow #3- 1/4 yard
  • Pink #1- 1/3 yard
  • Pink #2- 1/4 yard
  • Floral- 3/8 yard (If you are doing the pieced version, with no applique or embroidery, and want to use Floral fabric in 2 of the block centers, add an extra 1/4 yard.)
  • Backing- 3 1/4 yards 42/44” wide
  • Batting- 57” x 62”


Applique version (shown above):

  • Supplies for your preferred method of applique (thread, needles, freezer paper, fusible webbing, etc.)

Embroidered version:

  • Embroidery floss- you can choose to do a single color of floss for the entire design, or use several different colors
  • Embroidery supplies such as needles and hoop


Click here for a printable PDF of the supply list. 

If you’d like to make a quilt exactly like the one shown above, click here for Optional Fabric Kit Information. 

The first block will be released on August 6, 2018. Click here to sign up! 


  • Roxanna
    Posted June 12, 2018 at 11:09 am | Permalink

    thank you for sharing your creativity!!

  • Posted June 12, 2018 at 1:03 pm | Permalink

    So excited to join you in your sewing/sharing adventure!

  • Tinsie
    Posted June 12, 2018 at 2:12 pm | Permalink

    THANK YOU….So excited!!

  • Alicia Whitmer
    Posted June 12, 2018 at 11:57 pm | Permalink

    This will be so fun, I’m excited! Thanks for sharing this.

  • Katie Higgins
    Posted June 13, 2018 at 2:24 am | Permalink

    this years BOM looks so freaking cute.

  • Daniele
    Posted June 13, 2018 at 2:31 am | Permalink

    I hope I’ll find the time to participate, because I love this BOM. Could you tell me if it’s possible to use fat quarters for the green, yellow and pink and if yes, how much would I need? Thanks in advance

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