Can you feel it? A fragrant summer breeze is blowing, bringing with it the sweet smell of flowers blooming, berries ripening, and the smoke from a far-off backyard barbeque. We're cooking up fresh ideas in this brand new issue of BLOCK Magazine! We can't help but be inspired by this sensational season and we can't wait to share this issue with you. Inside you'll find 10 gorgeous quilting and sewing projects plus fun bonus projects, the Talavera Tile sew-along, an exciting chapter of the Quilt Town, USA, mystery story, and original stories from our readers you're sure to love. And we promise you won't find a single ad! Soak up inspiration like rays of sunshine in this issue of BLOCK Magazine. Start off with a warm welcome back to Quilt Town, USA! We are back in business here in Hamilton and we can't wait to see you. Learn all about the history of our hometown. Next up, take a stroll down Jenny Lane with this cute house quilt. Then, take a gander at a fancy new way of making three lovely Dresden quilts with our Triple Play projects and bask in the glow of the Solar Flare quilt. Finally, you'll meet our new sister company, One Big Happy, and learn how to crochet a cute hat. The bonus project is a paw-some pet bag and bandana for your furry friend! Summer's just around the corner, so get your hands on this hot issue of BLOCK Magazine and set yourself up for a stay-cation in your sewing room. Grab your favorite cool beverage, kick your feet up, and relax. You deserve a break!