mandy munroe

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Love a (few) fat quarters!

I know – I usually just pick one….. but I’m Just back from Festival and I bought a few fat quarters that I thought you might like to see. You can’t go all that way and not bring back a few treats!

This is my favourite – Bobbins and Bits by Pat Sloan from Traditions at the White Swan stand. Pretend selvedges with quotes, made me chuckle.

PatSloan

Closely followed by this ice cream truck fabric by Timeless Treasures of Soho purchased from Graphic Impressions, yummy!

TimelessTIceCream

Then there are these Kaffes, I actually have a project in mind for these 🙂

KaffeFQs

a few more, some are sneaky 1/2 yards, the middle ones are Art Gallery.

ArtGModa

And these little beauties called “Hearty Good Wishes”  by Janet Clare for Moda from her thread sketches.

JanetClareModa

and I also picked up this “Squedge Ruler by Phillips FiberArt to have a play.

SquedgeRuler

VERY restrained I thought!

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10 comments on “Love a (few) fat quarters!

  1. Marlene
    November 3, 2013

    Love them! Such a wonderful assortment 🙂

  2. The Little Room of Rachell
    November 3, 2013

    Where is Festival? I’m assuming its fabric based?
    Love the FQ, they’re pretty.

    • mandymunroe
      November 3, 2013

      International Quilt Festival is in Houston, Texas, it’s the biggest! There is some yarn and a few jewelery stands but it’s mostly fabric and quilt related tools. I’ll be writing a review for Popular Patchwork Magazine 🙂

  3. ukcitycrafter
    November 3, 2013

    Extremely restrained – well done! Love that first fabric.

  4. Ilse
    November 3, 2013

    Love the Kaffees

  5. rags4bags
    November 3, 2013

    Cannot wait to hear all about it. Love the Janet Clare.

  6. treadlemusic
    November 3, 2013

    My stash sports many of those Kaffes!!! Love!! The free “Squedge” pattern is wonderful!! Have seen something similar using paper piecing but this is far more appealing for me!!!! Such restraint……I canNOT relate!!!!!! LOL!

  7. pomegranateandchintz
    November 4, 2013

    Very restrained indeed!! Luuuuuuuurve those fabrics!!

  8. tinaor
    November 4, 2013

    Love the Bits and Bobbins Fabric in particular ! So difficult to be restrained when finding lovely fabrics in front of you – well done!

  9. knittingmydayaway
    November 4, 2013

    Look at all those colors! Love it!!

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