The Friendship Quilt is a 10 part Block of The Month. Each month is a beautiful heartfelt friendship saying surrounded by beautiful hearts and flowers. A Block is released on the 1st of every month beginning 1st May 2014 Block 1 is - "Side by Side or Miles Apart, Friends are always close to your heart" So very true. Each block is not limited to just making the quilt. The stitchery sized at 8 1/2" X 12 1/2" lends itself to being used in many different ways, A Bag, Wall Hanging, Cushion or many more uses. Collect all 9 and use them anyway you wish.