piecing hexagon quilt with Avante Garde fabrics by Art Gallery Fabrics
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Quilting Interest, Work in progress

Quilt in Progress, Avante Garde Hexagons

There is some beautiful new fabric are coming to town! AvantGarde is the brand new collection from Katarina Roccella for Art Gallery Fabrics. If you have been following this blog for long, you probably know I am a huge fan of Katarina's prints. Avante Garde is a masterpiece of artsy abstract prints and big, bold color. I was lucky enough to get my hands on a few of the prints and I am going to make a quilt for the AvantGardeĀ tour to promote the fabric in January. I decided I wanted to play up the strong geometric shapes and big...

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Pops quilt by Sharon McConnell
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Pattern Corrections, Pops Quilt, Quilting Interest

Quilt Now, issue 10: “Pops” Quilt Instructions Clarification

I am happy to say the Quilt Now issue 10 has landed in the U.S., and even better: I got my copy! I will be back with more on the issue, but I wanted to write a post as soon as I could when I noticed some typos and a missed illustration on the instructions for my Pops Quilt. In the cutting instruction, for the solid blue, pink and yellow triangles, you must cut with template B and not template A as the instructions list. (There is only one triangle template, so it's pretty obvious this is a typo, but...

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