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What can I do with these fabrics??

Old 02-20-2011, 05:59 AM
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I love the fabrics, would use them for myself
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Old 02-20-2011, 06:04 AM
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I love these fabrics! Look at her website, just above the pictures is a link for free patterns. I like the "Ginger Bliss" near the bottom. Looks quick too.
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Old 02-20-2011, 06:11 AM
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I would make a rag quilt too. I made a denim for our daughter when she went off to college. Denim will last through the abuse of the college years. Just a thought!
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Old 02-20-2011, 06:14 AM
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i love the fabric line, AB has great patterns too! interested in what pattern you choose.
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Old 02-20-2011, 06:31 AM
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The line is eerily similar to last years "Love" pattern...so, you could do the Sexy Hexy Love quilt with the Soul Blossoms Fabric.
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Old 02-20-2011, 06:35 AM
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Originally Posted by Izaquilter
Since this is for a girl I would definately buy some bubble gum pink solids, maybe some lime green solids, some purple solids & I'd go with a square in a square. Put the Amy Butler fabric in the center square for the focal point. Just the first idea that came to mind.....
Totally agree with these thoughts! Some solids are needed to give a "visual break".

P.S. I love Amy Butler designs.
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Old 02-20-2011, 06:41 AM
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check out the 10 minute block tutorial. You could go with a solid center and solid sashing between the blocks. I love the 10 minute block cause it goes together so quickly. you can make the starting blocks any size. I did 9" blocks and the end block was 17".

good luck, I love the fabric
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Old 02-20-2011, 06:48 AM
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Beautiful fabric. You should have no problem coming up with something. Even just different size blocks. How about a disappearing nine patch? that would be great, I think.
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Old 02-20-2011, 07:00 AM
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Disappearing 9 patch or Turning Twenty. I've see lots of Amy's fabric made into these patterns and they are stunning.
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Old 02-20-2011, 07:07 AM
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Originally Posted by Janice Maroni
the free pattern on that site looks exciting for that fabric. I would love to do those colors. They are all me. Cannot wait to see what you create.
those free patterns are fab with the fabric

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