Jul 19, 2020 - Explore Gerrie Rosenfield's board "Suzy Quilts", followed by 161 people on Pinterest. She offers tutorials and patterns for quilt making on her website, Suzy Quilts. You my dear are just Fabulous! Lindsey, quilter @penandpaperpatterns I made the blue ombre version using a fat quarter bundle. Typically, I jump in and give you the backstory on how this design became a quilt. Check out Sarah Richardson and Candice Olson. Handcrafted Quilts • Original Designs • Thoughtfully Constructed Patterns Here we go... A: I cultivate a sense of personal color and style through observation. I love this pattern and all of the fabrics you picked out. I have alluded to this on Instagram, that the first time I made a Rocksteady quilt it was very personal and emotional. Cécile dit : 20 décembre 2020 à 13:29. So for Color 1 for the baby quilt (for example) would I need 1 fat quarter or 2? The quilt math HURRRRTS! ), Pingback: 3 Tools to Make the Perfect Half Square Triangle - Suzy Quilts, Your email address will not be published. 79.2k Followers, 709 Following, 1,548 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Suzy Quilts (@suzyquilts) I actually think forming fast opinions is a basic primal instinct imperative for survival. Jun 13, 2018 - Explore japagewood's board "Susie miller quilts" on Pinterest. Get off Pinterest. Although this post can be skimmed for a fantastic list of Instagram accounts to inspire your creativity, at the heart of it I'm going to attack one question I get asked regularly, "How do you pick colors?". I actually attempted the Pythagorean theorem for this pattern.…” Thank you, thank you for this! Sign Up for the Newsletter, Get a Free Pattern! "Why? Pingback: How to Tie a Quilt…with a Modern Twist! I love all the different looks, I printed out my Rocksteady pattern this afternoon! I ... Suzy Quilts. If you participated in our other community sew alongs, you know the drill. Did I mention the backing is Liberty of London Tana Lawn?? I love how the solid gray, white and light blue balances everything out and adds a soft touch to the movement inherent in the Rocksteady pattern. Suzy Quilts says: It is! Belle fin d’année à toi! November 15, 2018 at 10:22 am . See more ideas about Quilts, Susie, Hexagon quilt. I have broken this look down by value, so you can achieve a similar appearance, but still use different colors and patterns. I have been sewing for years but have never ventured into quilting (it’s always seemed so intimidating) but I’ve been drawn to it and keep telling myself “someday…”. How did I get so lucky to have such talented friends?? Love this one! (The except is the baby quilt which uses 5″ squares and a different HST method. I plan on continuing to cultivate my personal color and style so I plan on that evolving and changing to some degree. Leave the museum and go do something completely different. One thing that will help strengthen your gut instinct is creating a catalog of resources that affirms your personal aesthetic. April 5, 2019 at 3:56 am . Such a great post! Gretchen, I…” 58 likes. A really smart designer once said to me, "If you are trying to design a lamp, don't look at other lamps. I'm a textiles designer with a background in graphic design, so "picking colors" is something I've been doing for most of my life. Check out the Quilting 101 tab for everything you need to know to start your first quilt! Not sure this is a nice list Suzy, I already follow too many people! Is it because I saw it on my mean neighbor and I already don't like her? I am in love with this quilt. It's very convenient if you happen to have little critters who like to sit on your half-finished projects... Click here for a video tutorial on how to chain piece quilt rows. "I'm just a girl, sitting in front of a sewing machine, asking the fabric to become a pretty quilt. binding and 4 yd. 2019-jan-17 - 3,249 Likes, 151 Comments - Suzy Quilts (@suzyquilts) on Instagram: “Sometimes I don’t know when to stop quilting. After the binding is sewn onto one side of the quilt, fold it over to the other side and either machine stitch or whipstitch the binding to attach it and finish off the edges of the quilt. I love all the samples you’ve shown here, but the original with the striped fabric holds my heart. J'aime J'aime. Pingback: Plan Your Quilts with this Foolproof Guide - Suzy Quilts, Your email address will not be published. 9,881 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from ‘suzyquiltspatterns’ hashtag Another great pattern. The only issue: she bought minky. Look at trees, buildings, animals – anything but lamps." What Does a Suzy Quilts Sew Along Look Like? For me, that was ages 10 until about 22. Raise your hand if you went through a personal style phase that you wish was not photo documented. I am obsessed with all of these colors and can’t wait to start this one! I didn't have enough time to finish this quilt top before the pattern launch, but since it's Scrappy-approved, I thought I'd include it anyway. Reply. But just because your gut instinct quickly says, "Ick, that leopard print is tacky," doesn't mean you can't question it. (#ThriveQuiltSA on Instagram)!Click here to get your Thrive quilt pattern and scroll to the bottom of this post for this week's prize details. There's so much I want to share with you about this dynamic, beginner-friendly quilt pattern, I almost don't know where to start! This group was created to build community and support through sewing Suzy Quilts patterns. I am a first time quilter and so pleased that I have found Suzy Quilts! There are so many inspiring Instagram accounts to follow, here is only a small sampling. We'll see what happens! Continue repeating the simple squares and half square triangles pattern until you get to that size. Sometimes I recommend products, and if you click on those links, I may earn a small commission. This quick thinking can also be called a gut instinct. This group was created to build community and support through sewing Suzy Quilts patterns. Check out the Suzy Quilts YouTube channel for , Jess Phoenix, artist @jessraephoenix Suzy Quiltmaker, Averill Park, New York. Observe nature, architecture and other creative people working in interior design, art, fashion, wherever! Wow. Why or why not?" April 5, 2019 at 1:06 am . Yummm... An inspiring reading corner or a play mat for cars – the Rocksteady quilt lends itself to whatever color combination or adventure you can imagine. Question: if I cut 11 inch squares for the rocksteady quilt do i need to buy a little more fabric than listed or is this already considered using your math shortcut suggestion? J'aime J'aime. For more info on choosing the right batting for your quilt, check out this post! This week we are still sewing blocks, but soon I will post great…” Handcrafted Quilts • Original Designs • Thoughtfully Constructed Patterns 4 Followers, 0 Following, 0 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Suzy Sachs (@suzy_quilts) 129 talking about this. Thanks for stopping by and don’t forget to say, “Hi!” in the comments! I hope you enjoy sewing this pattern! Always inspire me with their color choices. You just may not realize you're doing it. New to sewing? for accent squares, 2 yd. Why do I think that leopard print is tacky? Rocksteady (originally named Mid Century Diamonds) actually was one of those patterns that I'd been holding on to for a few months, but only this January did I create the time to sew and explore its potential. I have only made simple quilts, mostly just squares before. So when you think about your personal style (or some of you skeptics might be thinking "lack of style") remember that it, by nature, will change and develop. Required fields are marked *. 177 talking about this. You’ve given us lots to check out and very practical tool ideas! Can someone please pry this needle from my hand? … Read More >> Posted in Tutorials 4 Comments. Reply. Practically speaking, how do you cultivate personal color and style? Your email address will not be published. 1,802 Likes, 42 Comments - Suzy Quilts (@suzyquilts) on Instagram: “@lovegrettashop’s baby #modmountainsquilt has found its natural home in the forest! Thank you! I’m from Canada so don’t usually measure in yards! Required fields are marked *. This group will remain a forum for all SQ patterns, but during the Mod Mountains sew along it will be a great place for questions too about the pattern and the sew along specifically. Videos, tips, and tutorials will be posted frequently, so keep checking back! It’s a great pattern! background, 1/2 yd. That's the moment I know to stop. Love that you show so many color way choices! Leave a comment with your favorite accounts so we can all enjoy! “Step back to the far edges of a room and see a quilt’s geometric design and color patterns as a whole composition. Yikes! My quilty friend, Saija, in Helsinki made this stunning white, black and green quilt, so unfortunately I can't link to the specific fabrics. The world is full of beauty and creative people making beautiful things. Dec 30, 2015 - 317 Likes, 54 Comments - Original Modern Quilts (@suzyquilts) on Instagram: “It hurts!! Live your life asking questions like, "Do I like that? . Our job is to gather until our minds are full and then STOP. I was beginning to misinterpret beauty through a lens of inadequacy rather than intentional observation and gratitude. Check out the Quilting 101 tab for everything you need to know to start your first quilt! And thank goodness for that, right? 690 Likes, 32 Comments - Suzy Quilts (@suzyquilts) on Instagram: “Today we’re a little but all over the place talking about old and new quilt patterns coming out,…” I don't want to hash out why in this post, but if you are interested in reading more, click here. VERY easy. You don't need to stress about remembering to be observant and you don't need to get it tattooed on your hand. P.S. Beauty is being misinterpreted if it elicits jealousy, insecurity or self-doubt. ", "I made the quilt for my son's teacher, who's expecting a little girl next month. It’s hard to beat that IKEA duvet! I grew up with these Canadian designers and still in awe of what they create! New to sewing? Handcrafted Quilts • Original Designs • Thoughtfully Constructed Patterns Observe, question, grow, catalog – do all of those things. Quelle richesse dans ces quilts! Videos, tips, and tutorials will be posted frequently, so keep checking back! Merci pour le lien. Post your finished quilt to Instagram and use #BirdWatchingQuilt. To that question, I’ll never know. The throw version of the Rocksteady quilt is nice and large, coming in at 56" x 64". Here at SQ you will find free sewing tutorials, product reviews, basic how-to’s, design inspiration, and quilt patterns geared toward you – the chic, modern quilter! Les Gee’s Bend sont un sacré groupe !! I bet you are already watching, absorbing and taking in the colors and patterns around you. You may be familiar with chain piecing blocks, but did you know that you can use that same method to sew entire rows together? Your email address will not be published. If you are a new quilter, using yarn or embroidery thread and these simple steps will secure your quilt layers quickly, effectively and last but not least, beautifully. Even though that small, innocently asked question could and should get a thorough and complex response, I'm going to do my best to boil it down into a simple answer. One of my oldest friends just asked me to make her a baby blanket and she bought some custom fabric in a woodworking print as a surprise for her husband. Thank you so much for sharing! With that said, here are some Instagram accounts that inspire my color, texture and pattern choices. I recently started keeping an inspiration collection on instagram, well a couple actually, what I love is that I feel inspired by so many different sources and it is amazing how art photography can make me rethink colour and texture and it makes me excited to see if I can bring that to a quilt. Instagram; YouTube; Facebook; Pinterest; je suis ambassadrice! The Rocksteady quilt was THE project as I loved how the geometric print with a little curve paired nicely with the graphic nature of the quilt pattern. This is DEFINITELY going in my TO MAKE queue. It is! I think about that a lot when designing quilts. Ya’ll know how obsessed I am with the Suzy Quilts Patterns FB group. Plus, who doesn't love a quick finish?!". The end. This means that if you are making a throw-sized #thrivequilt now is the time to gather 9 fat quarters, 1/2 yd. Click here to get it. I found some inspirational new accounts to follow. Will the directions be easy to convert into an oversized king bed? This is one of the ways I’m able to support myself and continue writing free content. I'm skipping #QuiltMarket this year to take…” I can’t wait to check out these Instagram sites!!! (Please don't get that tattooed on your hand!) I have alluded to this on Instagram, that the first time I made a Rocksteady quilt it was very personal and emotional. There's that wonderful chain pieced rows technique again! - Suzy Quilts, The Creativity Project Week #48: Suzy Williams - LELAND AVE STUDIOS, 3 Tools to Make the Perfect Half Square Triangle - Suzy Quilts, Zipper Pouch Tutorial: How to Sew a Simple Pouch from Scraps, Quilt Tying Tutorial: How to Tie a Quilt with Yarn or Embroidery Thread. hahaha! Suzy Quilts on Instagram: “In this week’s live video we chat about two notions that I can’t live without (and you probably shouldn’t either) and picking fabric. BUT. Sign Up for the Newsletter, Get a Free Pattern! This quilt comes in king, queen/full, twin, throw, and baby quilt sizes. Is it possible to make the quilt top with fat quarters? Suzy Quiltmaker is a Long Arm Quilting Service. I'm skipping #QuiltMarket this year to take a class that I've been meaning to take…” It's fast, fun, and keeps you organized. One person follow is Laura Stewart @laura_made_it. I think about that a lot when designing quilts. 158 talking about this. I also always ask myself, "Where will this quilt live?" This color question sounds simple enough, but every time I hear it my mind races as I imagine the backlog of inspiration gathered over the years – actually over a lifetime. Ask questions, upload works in progress, and show us your finished quilts! Love this post! It's the WHY answer to that question that will break up your soil for sowing and cultivate your aesthetic. Thank you for sharing your story, and this beautiful pattern with us. But guys, that's where I'm at NOW. This quilt pattern is primed for that zippidy do-da chain sewing. Pinterest is great and Instagram has a wonderful save feature that lets you tag photos and throw them into categories. One of my favorite meanings of the word is to "break up (soil) in preparation for sowing or planting." A really smart designer once said to me, "If you are trying to design a lamp, don't look at other lamps. Experience the Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show Like Never Before, How to Tie a Quilt…with a Modern Twist! Is it possible that I just think my neighbor is tacky and leopard prints can actually be used well? It’s hard to pick a favorite color scheme, but I have to go with the Green Gradient. With that said, here are some Instagram accounts that inspire my color, texture and pattern choices. You can't cultivate facts so they change and grow. This pattern has you cutting 10″ squares and uses the 8-at-a-time HST method. It’s…” Apr 19, 2019 - Suzy Quilts on Instagram: “Wrapping up this binding before I hop on a plane to NY. Whether you’re a newbie or seasoned sewist, there’s sure to be something for you to enjoy. Fizzle says: Congratulations! Thanks for the coloring page you included. J'aime J'aime. Nov 3, 2018 - 2,919 Likes, 124 Comments - Suzy Quilts (@suzyquilts) on Instagram: “Wrapping up this binding before I hop on a plane to NY. The beautiful magic of your gut is that as you start intentionally developing your tastes and style your gut instinct will get louder, stronger and much more confident. Nov 3, 2019 - 570 Likes, 28 Comments - Suzy Quilts (@suzyquilts) on Instagram: “@kiarnay.makes made a #MayanMosaicQuilt for her son’s birthday and I am getting all of the warm,…” 6. You'll know why. Welcome to the Suzy Quilts Patterns Facebook group! A gut instinct is not the same as a fact. I’ve seen a lot of quilts backed with minky. For a visual pop, I added the Cotton + Steel XOXO in Plummy so the diamond shape would really standout. See more ideas about Quilts, Quilt patterns, Modern quilts. That could be a strong mental catalog or, what really helps me is a digital filing system. The Rocksteady quilt pattern is now available for instant PDF download! Triangle Jitters Quilt Pattern (Download). - Suzy Quilts. ", "The gray and white hexie print from Camelot Fabrics has been sitting in my stash for a long time, just waiting for the perfect project to come out and play. I will say that it’s not the easiest fabric to work with, but if you baste your layers well, you’ll be fine. Also, having a Color Board on Pinterest is such a great idea! What an awesome article! Jul 15, 2020 - The Crest quilt pattern is an advanced beginner level PDF pattern that comes in baby, throw, twin and queen size options. November 15, 2018 at 11:26 am . This is one of the ways I’m able to support myself and continue writing free content. Hate I didn’t think of it years ago, but better late than never! You have so many talented and lovely friends! Each week is sponsored by an amazing company, hand picked by me, to award one lucky person a free prize! Monique D (Belgique) dit : 20 décembre 2020 à 17:51. 5. Jeannie says: Is it possible to make the quilt top with fat quarters? I was really hoping to make her this quilt, but I’m wondering: is it possible to use minky as the backing fabric? Ask questions, upload works in progress, and show us your finished quilts! ... Every week by posting your progress to Instagram and using #ShineQuiltSA you will be entered into that week's giveaway. Whether you’re a newbie or seasoned sewist, there’s sure to be something for you to enjoy. My baby is 38 but I still remember that joy! Do not get overwhelmed or feel rushed in doing them. Her work is amazing, and I find a lot of inspiration in her work. to your quilt by lining up the raw edges. It starts with intentional observation. Handcrafted Quilts • Original Designs • Thoughtfully Constructed Patterns • http://suzyquilts.com I made the blue ombre version using a fat quarter bundle. Definitely! Below is an example of my favorite way to sew quilt blocks together – through chain piecing rows! In this quilt the golden diamonds, Color 1, are the focus, with Colors 3 and 4 creating the appearance of streams running around around them. Many times I have had to leave a museum after visiting only one wing because my mind was turning to chaos, my catalog felt like pages of a book being smack around by the wind and my heart started to feel overwhelmed and sad. Je te souhaite à mon tour de belles et douces fêtes de fin d’année. You can learn more about that here. Just use the king pattern and calculate how much larger the quilt needs to be. Obviously, I will always get a lot of joy from looking at quilts, but I try really hard to look at other things for inspiration too. Reply. The group dynamic is positive, uplifting, helpful, and I am always learning from the other members. It uses simple shapes and piecing to … Pingback: The Creativity Project Week #48: Suzy Williams - LELAND AVE STUDIOS. Monique 69 dit : 20 décembre 2020 à 19:13. You can learn more about that here. Look at trees, buildings, animals – anything but lamps.". Who ever said that red and purple clash? Welcome to the Suzy Quilts Patterns Facebook group! Click off Instagram. This quilt tying tutorial is the most beginner-friendly way to finish a quilt. I chose the word cultivate intentionally because it means to continually be developing, growing and improving. One aspect about our gut instinct, that we might not fully realize, is that it changes. Squares and a different HST method quilt for my son 's teacher, Does... 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