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It Never Rains but It Pours Quilt News

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There's been no end to the quilt news coming in this week, a new quilt along, quilt show acceptance, a magazine feature.  So much to share so I'm just going to jump in.


I'm teaming up with my good friend Christa Watson, christaquilts.com, to host a quilt along starting in September.  I designed the Infrastructure quilt for Christa's new fabric line Geo Pop and am so excited to be working with Christa again.  I'll be making a version of the quilt in the new Benartex Superior Solids and Christa will be using her fabrics.  
If you're interested in getting a head start Christa has kits available on her website and we both have patterns available for sale in our shops.  There will be more information about the quilt along and the fabulous giveaway as we get closer to September.


Next up I have some quilt show news.  Earlier this week I found out that my quilt, Banner Day, will be part of the 2019 Modern Quilt Guild Showcase at the International Quilt Festival in Hou…

Beads and Bauble Pattern Release and Giveaway!!

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It's been an interesting journey for my Beads and Baubles quit pattern but totally worth all the tight deadlines and unexpected turns.  This designs features each of the prints from Christa Watson's Fandangle fabric line and Benartex color weave basics.  All these bright colors are perfect for summer!

It's always a joy working with Christa and all her fun vibrant prints.  Fandangle is no exception.  Christa's new fabric line is a fun mix of colors, textures and designs.

After hearing Christa's inspiration for Fandangle I knew I wanted to design a quilt using a bead shape and even incorporated the bead theme into the quilting.


The Beads and Baubles pattern is now available in my Etsy shop but as part of the blog hop I'm giving away one Beads and Baubles pattern, one  Pearl Pendants pattern and one complete Fandangle fat quarter bundle!!!  Beads and Baubles is a fat quarter friendly throw size quilt and the pattern includes easy to follow instructions, full colo…