Fortune star quilt pattern by Color girl Quilts
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All Stars: Fortune Pattern is Here!

Based on the quilters I've met, we all pretty much love fabric, right? Most of us also have a healthy collection of beloved fabrics we've collected over the years, and a few of those pieces (or a small sub-set) rise to the level of all-time favorite. These are the fabrics we seek out and buy as much as we can because we know they won't be available forever. They are the ones we buy a bundle of the whole collection because it's the rare one we LOVE every print and how they go together. Sound familiar? Does your super-love-most-favorite fabric sit...

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Lucky quilt pattern by Sharon McConnell using Sketchbook fabrics by Art Gallery Fabrics
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The Sketchbook Lucky Baby Quilt

I recently released a brand new quilt pattern called Lucky. This sweet design is so much fun and simple to sew...it is perfect for any occasion. Today I want to share a baby size Lucky quilt I made using my friend Sharon Holland's, fabrics called "Sketchbook" (Art Gallery Fabrics 2015). This size is included with the pattern as well as the larger one I showed you before plus an even larger size. For my Lucky baby quilt, I decided to make the nine patch blocks in scrappy prints rather than all pink. I like that it gives the overall design a slightly...

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Lucky quilt pattern by Sharon McConnell with Art Gallery Fabrics, Star scrappy quilt
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Finished Quilts, Lucky Quilt

A Brand New *Lucky* Quilt

I have a brand new quilt to show you! This is called Lucky...my take on the classic stars that we all love in an Irish Chain style setting. The pattern is now available in my pattern shop and on Craftsy. I made my sample quilt with scraps of Art Gallery Fabrics found in my stash...I was inspired by the indigo blue that seemed to be popping up in a lot of fabrics last summer. It is the perfect shade of my favorite color! One thing that I think makes Lucky a winning pattern is the versatility it offers. The pattern sample...

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