Posts by Adrianne

What Goes With What? Good Hair Day by Kim Andersson

What Goes With What? Good Hair Day by Kim Andersson

By on Jan 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | 3 comments

  What solids coordinate with Good Hair Day by Kim Andersson? Kona cotton in coal, bone, ice peach, salmon, navy, torch, pool, canary and cerise.     Good Hair Day is Kim Andersson’s second line of fabric for Windham Fabrics featuring playfully sophisticated hair bows, combs and bobby pins. This fabric line has a fabulous retro color scheme...

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Flying Geese Block Tutorial

Flying Geese Block Tutorial

By on Jan 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | 5 comments

I was inspired to turn my Winter Brights bundle into a flock of colorful geese! I’ve added a coloring page below that you can print and color at home. It’s a simple but dynamic quilt design using only Flying Geese blocks. Nothing fancy, but so rewarding. Flying Geese is a versatile quilt block found in many quilt designs either as a single block repeated...

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Pink Chalk Exclusive: Winter Brights

Pink Chalk Exclusive: Winter Brights

By on Jan 4, 2016 in Uncategorized | 6 comments

  Now that the holiday decorations are put away the house feels plain and empty. I need a project that brightens everything up. This color palette of navy, fuchsia, turquoise, lime and tomato cuts right through the dark winter days. Introducing an exclusive collection called Winter Brights available for a limited time from The Intrepid Thread. Let’s take...

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Highlight: Kona Color of the Year

Highlight: Kona Color of the Year

By on Dec 29, 2015 in Uncategorized | 27 comments

  A photo posted by robertkaufman (@robertkaufman) on Dec 28, 2015 at 10:02am PST After two weeks of anticipation, Robert Kaufman announced their color of the year yesterday. It’s a bright, sunny, “unabashedly” yellow called Highlight. They posted it on their blog and instagram and they’ve also included a lookbook with several quilts...

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Giveaway: Carkai + Coordinates

Giveaway: Carkai + Coordinates

By on Dec 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | 237 comments

  It didn’t take long for me to cut into that new pile of fabric! So far my favorite thing about Carkai is all the different combinations you can make with the prints. I really like how the blues and greens look together. There are a lot of different shades and tones and which makes it easy to get a cohesive look without being too matchy-matchy. I pulled...

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