Friday, 10 August 2012

The Mod Pop Pattern Winner... its ME!

I have a huge smile on my face.

I've been on a bit of a roll recently.  I won Sue Bone's summer reads book giveaway and then a fantastic pre-cuts book from The Sewing Directory too.  Both of those prizes are brilliant and I am super chuffed with them.

To top it all off, the very talented and lovely Jennifer from Knotted Thread blog contacted me to let me know that I had won her giveaway for the {not yet released} Mod Pop Quilt Pattern by Julie Avant of Distant Pickles greatness.

It's currently in the testing phase but just take a look at these.

Mod Pop
Source: Mod Pop by shecanquilt on Flickr
Source: Knotted Thread blog

Mod Pop Cover Girl
by Julie@Distant Pickles on Flickr

I really can't wait to get this pattern in my sticky mitts.  I am already itching to get started and I know that I will probably be daydreaming about what fabrics to use for the next few days.

I would really love it to have this sort of vibe about it.  This is the quilt that I lust over most at the moment.

Modern Drunkard's Path
Source: Flickr Modern Drunkards Path by chichadeesimone
Any thoughts/fabric colour opinions/tips/ramblings about how I might merge the two will be very gratefully received.

Cheerio
Liz
xxxx

9 comments:

  1. Lucky you! These are lovely - I especially like the first one and the last one. I always seem to like quilts that have bright colours broken up by white or a neutral. Can't wait to see what ideas you come up with x

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  2. Congrats on all the wins. No idea what you should do as all the quilts shown look so good. Whatever you come up with will be equally as lovely.

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  3. Better buy a lottery ticket for tomorrow! Have fun when you get the pattern :o)

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  4. Congratulations! I hope you've bought a lottery ticket while you're on a roll!

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  5. I'm glad you like my quilt and you will like Julie's pattern, I sure do.

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  6. Well done, you must be on a winning streak! I am liking this collection a lot, see what you think... http://www.etsy.com/listing/104241993/michael-miller-fabric-heaven-and?ref=sr_gallery_1&ga_search_query=helsinki+michael+miller&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_ship_to=ZZ&ga_min=0&ga_max=0&ga_search_type=all&ga_facet=helsinki+michael+miller

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  7. Wow, lucky you, Liz! Congrats on all these awesome prizes! I'm looking forward to seeing what you come up with! And don't combine them, make them both ;o)))

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  8. Congrats on your win and what a great win! Love Leanne`s interpretation especially.

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  9. well done you. I really like the red/green one (#3 I think). can't wait to see what you do with the pattern

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