Quilt ADD in therapy

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Other than my family, the passion of my life is quilting. An eclectic, I love a wide variety of styles and techniques encompassing both machine and hand work. Instagram: lyncc_quilts

Friday, January 30, 2015

Flimsy Alert! ~ "Fancy Me a Rainbow"

Hi there! I got my rainbow top put together a few days ago! To say I love it is an understatement, and it takes all my discipline to bag everything I'm supposed to get finished right now (including a commission) so I can just quilt this up Right Now.  :)



It's something like 60 x 65 inches. I t's an original design that I developed by playing around with colored pencils and graph paper to maximize a fat eight bundle of "Fancy" that my daughter gave me for Christmas. I coupled it with a low-volume text fabric from a Wizard of Oz collection and a fat quarter of gray that was in my stash.

 I'll be working up a pattern when I can get some more settlement to my days in a couple of weeks (a lot going on in the background of Life at the moment).

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Linking up at:

Can I get a Whoop! Whoop!


TGIFF is at Devoted Quilter this week
 (main site here)

21 comments:

  1. This looks amazing! I love that it looks like diagonal piecing while it is just straight strips. Totally love it!

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  2. Your daughter will be so impressed, & so cool too that you used the fabric right away. Bright & Beautiful!

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  3. Gosh, got to love that! Great job

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  4. I do love a rainbow quilt... this one's a stunner! I also like your UFO Firing Range in the sidebar... clever idea!

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  5. This is beautiful! Love the layout and use of colors and fabrics ... :) Pat

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  6. This is beautiful! Love the layout and use of colors and fabrics ... :) Pat

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  7. What a great quilt! I love your rainbow colors and the design. Beautiful.

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  9. What a cool pattern! This one really has eye appeal! I love rainbow quilts!

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  10. That is very awesome and so original Lyn! Excellent use of those pretty fabrics!

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  11. That is so beautiful! Rainbow quilts are always fun. Thanks for linking to TGIFF.

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  12. It's so wonderful, the design and colors just make it a happy quilt. Congrats!

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  13. I really love this a lot!! The way you've used the colours is brilliant and the layout is so eye-catching. I can see why it's hard not to drop everything and get onto quilting it.

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  14. Another wow! What a great pattern.

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  15. This one is such a gorgeous beauty. I love it. Kudos to you!!!

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  16. So bright and cheery. Great design,

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