Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Big Lebowski: Mark it Zero


Vinny Nardi
tested by Loretta Nardi
18" x 24" paper pieced

13-year-old Vinny Nardi presents his next movie themed pattern from the cult classic film The Big Lebowski, John Goodman as Walter Sobchak from the bowling scene enforcing the "rules" of bowling. 



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Friday, September 22, 2017

Phineas & Ferb: Isabella

Untitled
Isabella
Melissa Bejot
10" paper pieced & embroidered

We're happy to welcome Melissa back with a fun new Phineas & Ferb pattern!



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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Princess Bride: Death Cannot Stop True Love

Death Cannot Stop True Love
Heidi Newell
5" hand embroidered

During UFOQAL2017, Heidi was hard at work on her As You Wish quilt from our Princess Bride event back in 2014. She created a few patterns of her own for her project and has kindly shared them with our community. Enjoy!


Want more Princess Bride patterns? As You Wish.

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Fantastic Beasts Quilt Along 2 Week 3

Welcome!

To week 3 of the Fantastic Beasts 2 Quilt Along.


WEEK 3!

Block 5 - Layout 1
The Egg

The Egg
Designed by Vanda Chittenden

Tested by Jennifer Rowles
Paper Pieced
10" x 10" & 5" x 5" excluding seam allowance
Difficulty level 1

In the movie, you see Newt Scamander with an egg in his pocket. The egg ended up with his new friend Jacob Kowalski just as it was hatching in the bank.

NB! If you are making Layout 2, you will need to make the egg 5" size above, as well.


Block 6 - Layout 2
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5hcPzX6qWJxaTBxc0hCeElCcnc
Jacob Kowalski
Designed & tested by Kristi Lehane
Paper Pieced
12" x 12" excluding seam allowance
Difficulty level 3

The second of our Characters for Kristi's layout. Jacob Kowalski become Newts Friend in the movie.

 All patterns will also be added to the Fantastic Beasts archive here on Fandom In Stitches.

Before we get started there are some important things you need to know.

About the Fantastic Beasts 2 Quilt Along: 
  • All the blocks presented during the Quilt Along, is inspired by the Movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. 
  • Do you have a question? Please contact me via email above or contact me in the Facebook group below. 
  • Join the QAL at anytime and work at your own pace. There is no penalty for starting late.
  • All Fantastic Beasts patterns are 100% free and they will stay that way. These patterns are free for your personal and NON-profit use only. Not to be used for manufacture or distribution. Sale of this pattern or quilts made from this pattern is prohibited. 
  •  The Fantastic Beasts Quilt Along 2 will be presenting 2 quilt blocks a week on each Wednesday for 16 weeks.  Week 17 will be for the layout and the design invitational.
  • The blocks will range from easy to hard. All the patterns is paper pieced, with some embroidery on 3 blocks. 
  • There are 2 different layout instructions (more information on that below) will be released on week 17. Fabric amounts are available below.
  • For best results print with NO SCALING. In Google Drive (where this file is hosted) uncheck “fit to page.” See your printer instructions for more details if needed.
  Fabric Requirements

  • You have 2 different layouts to choose from or even better, make both.
  • Below is the fabric requirements for both layouts.
  • During the quilt along, with each block we will mention which block is for each layout.
  • Layout 1 has both 10" and 5" options. Some of the blocks will be difficult to make in the 5" size.
  • Some of layout 1 blocks is included in layout 2. We will make a note of this with those specific blocks.

Layout 1

 Layout 1 designed by Vanda Chittenden
 62"x 82" (for full sized layout using 10" paper pieced blocks)
Layout 1 Tested by Jennifer Rowles
Fabric Amounts
Measures 62"x 82" (for full sized layout using 10" blocks)
  • Background fabric - sky blue 1 ⅛ yards
  • Suitcase lining background - any color 2 yards
  • Suitcase front - light brown “leather” 1 yard
  • Suitcase outline - dark brown ½ yard
  • Assorted scraps for the blocks.
 Layout 2

 Layout 2 Designed by Kristi Lehane
 Measures 70" x 90" using assorted sized paper pieced blocks

Layout 2 tested by Kristi Lehane

Fabric Requirements 


Measures 70" x 90"
  • Background fabric ( 3 yards)
  • Assorted scraps for the blocks.

(All of the information above, will be included at the bottom of each weeks post for future reference.)

LLAP
Vanda Chittenden


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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Tuesday Photos & Updates


#FBQAL2, a Fantastic Beasts Quilt Along
hosted by Vanda & Kristi, 
every Wednesday though December!



    Untitled  https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B88w9dy6XsjWbGVJelNUOFdGWEE https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B88w9dy6XsjWbGVJelNUOFdGWEE


flickr prize

fandominstitches.com September 2017 flickr prize
September 2017 prize - licensed Harry Potter fabric courtesy of Jennifer Ofenstein!
Each month, Fandom In Stitches gives away a Flickr prize for general participation.

How do you win one of our fabulous prizes? It's easy! Share photos of your blocks and other projects you have made using Fandom In Stitches patterns with our Flickr group! You receive one entry for each project! Only photos posted to Flickr are eligible to win.

Why share via Flickr? It's the best way for me to post your photos right here on fandominstitiches.comEvery Tuesday, we have a virtual show & tell called Tuesday Photos so everyone following along can see an entire week's picture in one place every Tuesday. 


Only projects made from patterns available on fandominstitches.com will be shared here.  Designers & pattern testers, your blocks will be featured in "new on Fandom In Stitches." Please wait to post test blocks until they have been featured on fandominstitches.com. Thanks!

Hufflepuff Scarf Ravenclaw Scarf Newt Scamander's Bow tie Train and city scene Newt Scamander's Bow FBGAL#2
by Amy Wondaal

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by quakerbruno1111

FBQAL week 1
by TronWife

#fbqal
by khur65401

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