A few weeks ago the kind folks at Stash Addict Quilts asked if I’d like to try a Bloc Loc Half Square Triangle Ruler and share my experience with you. Umm . . . YES, thank you very much! I’ve wanted to try a Bloc Loc for quite some time. As luck would have it, I had a new project in the works made up of 3 1/2” half square triangles. What perfect timing!
Stash Addict Quilts shipped me the ruler, and I spent a very happy Saturday playing with my new toy. This is just a peek of some of the half square triangles I squared up using the Bloc Loc ruler.
If you are unfamiliar with these rulers, they have a special channel on the back side that allows the ruler to easily snug up against a pressed seam, which keeps the ruler from slipping while cutting.
I used the Bloc Loc in conjunction with my Sue Daley Designs rotating cutting mat which I purchased from Stash Addict Quilts. Together, these tools make squaring up your half square triangles a breeze! Just snug your Bloc Loc ruler up to the seam, trim two sides, continue holding the ruler in place, rotate the mat, and trim two more sides.
As an added bonus, I was able to use my 3 1/2” Bloc Loc to fussy cut several 3 1/2” squares for the same project! (I will be sharing this sweet finished quilt in a couple of weeks on a blog hop with Riley Blake Designs!)
Wouldn’t you love to add a Bloc Loc to your collection of rulers? Well thanks to the generous folks at Stash Addict Quilts, we are giving away one 3 1/2\” Bloc Loc Half Square Triangle Square Up Ruler!
To enter, simply leave a comment below and be sure to include your email address. The giveaway is open worldwide! Comments are open through 5:00 pm (CST) on Monday, March 6, 2017. At that time, I will do a random drawing and announce the winner. *Only one comment per person/per email address. Email me if you are having trouble leaving a comment and I will leave a comment on your behalf. (email@example.com)
Please visit Stash Addict Quilts to see their terrific selection of fabrics, patterns and notions! Thanks so much for stopping by the blog. Good luck!
148 thoughts on “Bloc Loc Ruler giveaway with Stash Addict Quilts”
Lovely blocks and it looks like a handy ruler! So I'll try my luck, firstname.lastname@example.org
Oh, yes, I would love to win a new ruler! Love all your patterns, especially the Window Garden.
Those rulers look AWESOME!!! I've always wanted to get one. I can't wait to see your new project. Your patterns are so pretty! Thank you for the chance to win one.
I have been thinking about trying one of these out for a while. Thanks for your post – looks like a great little tool to have in my email@example.com
Ooh! I need this ruler! Crossing my fingers!Loudog 91301 at aol dot com
Thanks for the chance to win. Patti-kountrypatathotmaildotcom
Would love to try this product, thanks for the chance to win
I haven't been quilting too long and would love to add this to my tools. It's also my birthday this month. What a great way to celebrate.
Nothing like a squared up block to make the perfect quilt. This ruler would be great! Thanks for the opportunity to win firstname.lastname@example.org
What a cool ruler. Great fabrics also. Good luck in the giveaway everyone! angielovesgary2 atgmail dotcom
I already have this ruler and the Bloc Loc strip ruler too. So don't enter me in the giveaway but I agree these are great!
I would love to try a bloc loc ruler! lisawalsh at frontiernet dot net
LOVE your super cute chicks and cherries fabric! Thanks for the giveaway. Everyone says these Bloc Loc rulers are great. I would like to win one and find out for myself. 😉
Loved this blog post Tanya! And oh how I need one of these… 🙂 Thanks for the great giveaway and the opportunity to win! email@example.com– Dori @redfeedsack –
I've never used a Bloc Loc ruler. Would love to win this giveaway. Thanks for the chance to win.
I have used the smaller Bloc Locs and love them!
i'd love to have more accurate HST blocks. I'll be looking out for this cool tool.
I would love to win this ruler. I wonder if their regular rulers are worth the investment? Jmikebalou (at) aol (dot) com
d love to have more accurate HST blocks, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pick me! Pretty please !!! : ) Would love to add a smaller Bloc Loc to my collection. I have a larger one but I'm thinking a smaller one would maneuver a little easier on smaller blocks.Hope you are enjoying a little sunshine today : )Annaa4nelle@yahoo.com
I would love to win this ruler! Have been wanting to try one. Love your fabrics. email@example.com
Love the fabric you are using. Would love to try this ruler. firstname.lastname@example.org
That darn ruler I currently use just loves to slip. Looks like this is a great solution. I hope I hear, \”Winner, winner chicken dinner!\” email@example.com
A great idea for a ruler! And I always love your fabric picks 🙂
I would love, love, love one of these. Sliding rulers are my biggest pet peeve!
Oh, I would love one! Didn't even know I needed one until I saw this firstname.lastname@example.org
I would love to win. Cute fabric email@example.com
I love the versatility of this notion ~ great for squaring up the HST and fussy cutting too.
I've looked at those for quite a while and always wondered if they'd be worth the investment! I'd love a chance to find out.
I would love to try one of these rulers. thanks for sharing
I have heard of the BlocLoc rulers, but haven't tried them. These look perfect to make those little half square triangles.
I've tried one of these and love them; I just need to get one for myself! I keep trying to convince myself that it is worth it to do so………
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I've been eyeing these for some time, but resisted because I have such a lot of rulers already. They look like they'd made a tedious task much easier though. Rabbitcreekquilter at hotmail dot com
I would love to have this ruler as I have a \”slip-age\” problem with my old worn hands. It hurts to put pressure on rulers and they slip when I am cutting fabric. But I still keep cutting and quilting, just slower.
Wow, one of these \”cool tools\” would be so helpful in making my 1/2 sq. triangles! They are something I seem to make constantly……..Thanks so much for the firstname.lastname@example.org
Have heard of Bloc Loc rulers & learned lots from the tutorial, many thanks for that. These would definitely make neat half square triangles much easier.
I have never heard of these but I'd love one. It makes squaring triangles look so much easier. I might use triangle blocks more often. Classiladi1999@att.net. Thanks for the tutorial.. Robin
I have just found out about these rulers on a quilting cruise, and would love to have a set, they look like a wonderful tool to have in your sewing room. email@example.com. Thank for the drawing. Kelly
for Christine BinekHi Taunja,Thank you for such an informative blog site. I would like to enter the lock block give away. Thank you and keep up the good work for all of us quilters
for Nana Darlene:Love Love Love this ruler…
What a fun tool!
I have been dying to get my hands on one of these! I hear so many great things about them and you e just sealed the deal!! Thanks so much for the chance at winning one!
Looks like it would work great to get perfect half aware triangles. Thanks for doing a giveaway!
OOOO I have been eying those bloc loc rulers for some time!!! mumbird3(at)gmail(dot)com
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