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mountains fabric   General Discussion

Started Jun-3 by sueinIL; 1313 views.

From: Contraryqltr



Was it you that got a bunch of earth, space fabric & was not sure what to do with it?  I'm asking because I get Hawthorne Supply's newsletter and they featured the fabrics and showed some patterns to use them on.  Here is a link - hopefully it works.

Mary in Michigan

Ooooooooo!  I love that one that looks like stained glass - Cupola Views.  Beautiful!  



From: judyinohio


I agree ... truly an inspired pattern for those fabrics.

In reply toRe: msg 10

From: sueinIL


 Hi, all

I liked the Cupola Views design, too, until I decided I wanted to include more of earth's landscapes as well.  The CV uses pretty small pieces of the Earth Views fabric, and I wanted to use bigger pieces of them.  So what I searched for was a pattern that combined large AND small squares. I found that in a pattern called Under the Shamrock by Designs and Quilting. The large squares are from the Earth Views line, and the small are more literal  landscape features of earth. I cut a lot of them yesterday, but I feel I'll be pretty short of the 124 goal. The pattern includes sashing to frame all the squares.\

I liked the jacket and tote on that  website very much!  Maybe with leftovers?

Sue in IL


From: MelRN


That stained glass pattern is lovely! Looks complicated, but added to my fun Pinterest quilts :D 

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)


Those fabrics are beautiful.  Can't wait tosee what you do with them.  I'm planning a quilt for my DH based on astronomy.  He has an observatory and large telescope.  I may have to include someof these.  Not sure when I will get around to it.  Trying to finish UFOs.....


From: Contraryqltr


So glad the link worked and you found a pattern you like!  You all should sign up for their newsletter as they have a giveaway drawing regularly!  I really like their fabrics and patterns, although some are kind of "muddy", which is apparently the in thing!

Mary in Michigan

Glad I am not the only one that is not a fan of the current muddy fabrics. I love clear bright vibrant colors, including their pastel shades for lights.