Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Member Swaps and Round/Row Robins
"Ugly" Fabric Swap/Challenge >

"Ugly" Fabric Swap/Challenge

"Ugly" Fabric Swap/Challenge

Old 04-21-2012, 06:09 PM
  #171  
Super Member
 
marytoddliz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Lebanon, Oregon
Posts: 1,712
Default

It is spring time here, hard to sew when the weather is so beautiful outside! I found some fat Quarters to go with the Ugly fabric I got. Now to just sit down and di it! I am working on UFP this week, as well as a few orders.
I have a cute pinwheel project for our Charity quilt club, so it should be a busy time, even if I would rather be outside in the yard.

Happy sewing ladies
marytoddliz is offline  
Old 04-22-2012, 09:28 AM
  #172  
Senior Member
 
Darlene loves Chocolates's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: gonna make some chocolates
Posts: 311
Default

I agree....I would like more pictures, so I can see where my "ugly bugly" went....


Originally Posted by gotthebug View Post
There haven't been any posts for a few days. Is everyone busy? I would love to know who got my "ugly" and what they plan to do with it. I have the main part of a baby size quilt done with mine. Just need to organize the borders and put them on. I'll post pictures when I am finished.
Darlene loves Chocolates is offline  
Old 04-22-2012, 09:35 AM
  #173  
Senior Member
 
Darlene loves Chocolates's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: gonna make some chocolates
Posts: 311
Default

That is a really neat cute piece of work....Cubs on Acid. I think you should show the quilt, I bet everyone would be surprised and very proud! If I am wrong, you are gonna be in TROUBLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Please note I am talking about the quilt in # 171

Originally Posted by Nancy in Louisiana View Post
OMG -- that's the fabric I sent. My son-in-law, a true Cubs fan, would be devastated if he saw that picture -- especially since the fabric came from his mother!!! Anyway, I really like the results. Very contemporary. Great job! You have far more imagination that I ever could have!!!

I haven't had a chance to sew my ugly yet, but it's coming up to the top of the list. As soon as I finish a couple swap blocks and a t-shirt quilt for graduation gift next month.
Darlene loves Chocolates is offline  
Old 04-22-2012, 03:29 PM
  #174  
Super Member
 
missgigglewings's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Seguin and Universal City Tx
Posts: 1,969
Default

Thanks Nancy and Darlene...My sister is a Cubby fan and she hasn't seen it yet...but she will!
missgigglewings is offline  
Old 04-22-2012, 05:27 PM
  #175  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Nexxus831's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Tacoma Washington
Posts: 604
Default

I actually think you did an awesome job on the cub quilt
Nexxus831 is offline  
Old 04-22-2012, 07:28 PM
  #176  
Super Member
 
mmonohon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Washington State
Posts: 1,830
Default

Originally Posted by missgigglewings View Post
I finally got this done! I am calling it Cubs on Acid because it sorta looks like the Chicago Cubs thingy! Its still ugly!
Great job.
mmonohon is offline  
Old 04-23-2012, 11:49 AM
  #177  
Super Member
 
Jenniky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Amarillo, Texas
Posts: 1,416
Default

Originally Posted by Foxflower View Post
Jennicky.....how about this 1/2 yard for your binding? (And your welcome to this 14"x17" scrap of the ugly too.)
Attachment 328350
Thank you Foxflower recieved the squisy package today....the extra hst's will not go to waste either. I will hand sew the binding while Im sitting around at the Dr.s office all day Friday. Then I will have to tackle making a hanging sleeve for it to go on the wall. That will be a new task for me. So I'll have to watch some tutorials.. Thank you again for the extra fabric to help complete my ugly Pie project
Jenniky is offline  
Old 04-23-2012, 08:21 PM
  #178  
Super Member
 
Foxflower's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Surprise Valley, CA
Posts: 1,249
Default

Glad it got to you Jenniky. I hope it works well . You are quite welcome.
Foxflower is offline  
Old 04-26-2012, 01:00 PM
  #179  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Mendocino Coast, CA
Posts: 3,668
Default

Originally Posted by Foxflower View Post
I would love to see pictures of these "ugly" fabrics! here are 2 I'm considering for this swap. Anybody want to vote on which one I send?

Mustard and white. I have over 2/3 yard. It's a vintage Peter Pan fabric.
Attachment 316485
This is rust and is a little bigger than a fat 1/3.
I haven't joined this swap...sorry, I'm a little over myhead with projects at the moment...but I just want to say that I really LIKE these two fabrics! I would actually buy these for my stash, if I had the opportunity. I guess that "UGLY" is in the eye of the beholder. Good luck with this swap...it looks like a lot of fun!
~C.
tropit is offline  
Old 04-27-2012, 11:30 AM
  #180  
Senior Member
 
roseirish48's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 840
Default

oz-.jpgoz-background.jpghere is the top of my quilt made from the ugly fabric I received. The ugly fabric used for outer borders reminded my daughter of tornadoes so I found the pictures of the OZ characters. The Yellow sashings represent the Yellow Brick Road. The second picture is a closeup of Toto with the backing material alongside. In Munchkin land, poppies can be blue. Will post again once I figure out how I will be quilting.
roseirish48 is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
bearisgray
General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
59
08-31-2015 06:14 PM
Elisabrat
Member Swaps and Round/Row Robins
365
03-23-2015 07:42 PM
wildyard
Pictures
43
09-27-2012 09:46 AM
Selena
Pictures
58
10-30-2011 05:47 PM
mtspools
Pictures
232
10-25-2011 09:58 AM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


FREE Quilting Newsletter


SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.