black and white quilts with bright colors by Sharon McConnell colorgirlquilts.com modern quilts with curved piecing
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New Quilt For the Classic Curves Ruler

This is the week! I am putting the finishing touches on the newest quilt pattern for the Classic Curves Ruler.  I can't wait to tell you more about it and get it into your hands to start sewing.  How would you put your unique spin on this design with colors or prints? I'm thinking I need a version with low volume prints with the rings in bright solid colors. More soon,       Don't forget, it pays to be on the list (-; Sign up to get email from me!   #mc_embed_signup{background:#fff; clear:left; font:14px Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; } /* Add your own MailChimp form style overrides in your site...

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Eclipse quilt pattern by Color girl Quilts. with the Classic curves Ruler
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Classic Curves Ruler, Eclipse Quilt, Finished Quilts

New! Eclipse Pattern for the CCRuler

It's finally here! The newest quilt pattern to make with the Classic Curves Ruler is now available. Eclipse is the perfect mix of quilty favorites: stars and curves. Some of you will recognize Eclipse. It is a pattern I wrote and published first in Quilt Now magazine and had the pattern available with templates. Now, I have redesigned it and updated the pattern to use the Classic Curves Ruler. Without templates to copy and cut out and the accuracy you have with the CCRuler, you'll make up Eclipse easier and in less time. For my sample, I used a variety of...

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AQ quilting magazine 2015 featuring Skopelos quilt by Sharon McConnell
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Finished Quilts, Published Work

New AQ Magazine, Featuring Skopelos Quilt

  The newest issue of AQ (American Quilter) magazine is brand new in many ways, and features a new quilt and pattern designed by me called Skopelos! I made Skopelos last spring with the fabric collection of that name by Katarina Rocella for Art Gallery Fabrics. The colors in these fabrics are so vibrant and the depth of the print designs is signature Katarina. She has proven to be so talented in her brief time in the quilting market...I am so excited to keep sewing with her fabrics! The quilting is by Darby Myers of Quilted Squid, batting is Hobbs...

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Quilt Now magazine, modern patchwork and quilting with sewing patterns
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Published Work, Quilting Interest, Recommended Reading

Quilt Now, issue 6, Featuring Eclipse Quilt

I am so excited to share this quilt pattern with the world! I previously posted about my Eclipse quilt, Here. Now you can make one, too, if you have the latest issue of Quilt Now. I know that Quilt Now is not widely available in the States, so for my fellow Yankees, I will have the pattern available to purchase soon, too. Issue 6 of Quilt Now is filled with great projects to sew as well as newsie stuff about new fabrics and sewing industry people and gadgets. I think it is so cool that this issue has two curved...

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