Sunday, October 15, 2017

A Little Stash to Share

A couple of posts ago, I told you that I'd been unable to resist joining in with the Geode QAL with Alyce at Blossom Heart Quilts. I've loved floral fabrics forever, bought and also made many dresses, skirts for myself and outfits for my daughters with beautiful floral fabrics. When I saw Bernie's post on Instagram of this fat quarter selection of 'Wild Bloom', bari j's latest line, which she is carrying in her Etsy shop, it beckoned me, floated into my subconsciousness, and then bobbed up into my consciousness whispering, 'you need me'. I'd already intended to buy a rainbow stripe from Bernie for one of my three RSC2017 projects.  This is from Andover, 'And Z' by Kim Schaefer. It needed company on the long trek across the country from west to east right? Bernie also sent a fat quarter gift (aww! she's so sweet) of the text fabric which I plan to incorporate in my Splash of Colour QAL.

Round about Wednesday you can watch for my turn on the 'Winter Games' by Amanda Murphy blog hop on Benartex's Sew In Love With Fabric blog. Here are the fabrics I'll be working with:
I love a fresh take on Christmas colours, and there's just something about turquoises and red with some lime that I find myself more and more drawn to. Check back on Wednesday to see what I make! To be honest, at this point in time, I can't wait to see what I make, lol.

A little surprise for me was seeing that Craftsy (affiliate link there and below) is having a decent sale (up to 50% off) this weekend on kits and supplies (maybe I was snoozing and deleted an email from them? Was not aware...) Just letting you know that one of the kits I bought on a previous sale is back on sale again, along with other kits, and all the Dutch Garden line:
It is really beautiful fabric and a very reasonable price. I am glad to see they have added in the 'what you get' description that the 4 2/3 total yardage is comprised of 5 charm packs and 1 yard. I had planned to make a different quilt, and had expected yardage, but now I look again at the stars one, I'm liking it a lot more!
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Linking up
Sunday Stash at Molli Sparkles

12 comments:

Paige said...

I agree with the turquoises and reds for Christmas, so pretty! Ans such a pretty floral bundle from Bernie! All lovey additions to your stash!

Linda C said...

I too like the unique Christmas colours, a very pretty effect

Yvonne @Quilting Jetgirl said...

The turquoise and lime work so well for a fresh take on a Christmas color palette. Lovely! I doubly love that you bought from Bernie, too. :)

Nancy J said...

Boundless, love the lemon with pale and deeper blues. You are going to be very busy.

Kate said...

That Wild Bloom line is very eye catching. (You are not helping my fabric diet! LOL.)

Stitchin At Home said...

I can't wait to see what you make either. Love the Christmas fabrics..yum

Pat said...

You have some beautiful fabrics there but I'm not budging ... no more purchases until I make a bunch of stuff!

Louise said...

Yummy fabrics! I love the rainbow stripe. Those splotches of white make it more sophisticate and less "circus stripe."

helenjean@midgetgemquilts said...

Great stash additions . I can't wait to see what's posted in Wednesday! You know , I went right through the craftsy sale and didn't buy a thing . Need to consolidate what I have I think

Beth @ Cooking Up Quilts said...

So much goodness added to your stash! The Christmas fabrics are delish, can't wait to see what you make with them.

Chelra said...

You definitely have a keen eye for matching fabrics!

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