Posts in : May 2016 - Color Girl Quilts by Sharon McConnell

  • May
    28

    Finished Quilt Top! Sew Fun Curves


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    Cue the trumpets: I finished my latest quilt in progress (the top, at least)! I have had so much fun with piecing this quilt. I set out to make something completely new and unique to showcase my beautiful fabrics and colors, and challenge myself with the piecing….I love how it turned out and it is […]

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  • May
    25

    Sharing Quilt Market: a Giveaway


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      I’ve been away recently attending Quilt Market in Salt Lake City. Quilt Market is a twice-yearly gathering of wholesale venders to showcase their products and sell to the owners of quilt shops and such. This year, I decided to go and try to give my patterns and cards out to shop owners to introduce […]

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  • May
    14

    A New (Epic!) Quilt in Progress


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    You may know that I am a huge fan of designer Katarina Roccella’s fabrics, so I have been pretty excited about her latest collection, Lavish (Art Gallery Fabrics), since Market last fall. I feel like it didn’t get a lot of attention, but these fabrics are gorgeous! A couple of weeks ago, I had a […]

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  • May
    07

    Tipsy! a sweet finished quilt


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    During the last little bit of my spring school semester, I squeezed a little time in to make a new Tipsy quilt for quilt market this month. Brenda Ratliff of Pink Castle Fabrics has a new fabric collection, One Room Schoolhouse, showing at market (will be in stores in July) and she asked me to […]

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  • May
    03

    For the Love of Fabric: Essentials 2


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    Pat Bravo (Art Gallery Fabrics) has a new basics fabric collection out, and it is perfection! As you may know, basics are my favorite to work with: prints with simple patterns, tone on tone, and small scales. Add to that Pat’s color sense, and Essentials has my name all over it! The collection consists of […]

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