Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Long Live the King, Stephen (week 3)


Hello everyone, Alida here! These are exciting months for us, Constant Readers!!

This is the third installment of our Quilt&Stitch Along "Long live the King, Stephen", an event to celebrate the 70th birthday of our master storyteller Stephen King!!!

Each pattern measures 7.5'' x 5'' finished.
If you choose to use the book setting for the pattern, the block will measure 8.5'' x 7''.

This is the third section of my bookshelf.



In this section we have 4 books:
  • Mr. Mercedes
  • Revival
  • Finders Keepers
  • Salem's Lot








You can find the two book settingin this previous post.

Remember that in two weeks we will share patterns for the DESIGNER INVITATIONAL, so please read this previous post and submit more Stephen King's inspired blocks!!

Find all Stephen King's blocks patterns in our new Stephen King Pattern Archive!

Until next time...
Happy sewing!!
Alida




  

 

  Fandom In Stitches and it's designers do not hold copyright on any of the fandom titles represented on this site. Respective Designers reserve copyright on patterns only and request that out of respect for the fandoms we love, that you use them for personal and non-profit reasons only. The Designers at Fandom In Stitches receive no payment for any of the patterns posted and expressly forbid resale & manufacture.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday Photos

August is all about Stephen King!
Join Alida tomorrow for the next #LLKSTEPHEN post!

Playing along? Don't miss your chance to join in the Design Invitational!

#FBQAL2, a Fantastic Beasts Quilt Along begins in September! 

Vanda and Kristi have teamed up to bring you two quilt options and are sharing a sneak peek of their awesome designs. If you plan to play along, fabric amounts for the quilt layouts ONLY are below.


Vanda's Suitcase Layout Fabric Amounts (left)
Measures 62"x 82"
  • 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

Kristi's Layout Fabric Amounts (right)
Measures 70" x 90"
  • Background fabric ( 3 yards)

     scuttle      

flickr prize


August 2017 Fandom in Stitches Flickr prize
August 2017 - Batman Prize pack donated by Jennifer Ofenstein
(Batman wallet and licensed Batman fabric!)


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!

Paper pieced superhero MYSTIQUE.... Pattern on fandominstitches.com Pieced by Hannah Hughes Superhero no.28... HARLEY QUINN... Pattern tested for Michelle Thompson of fandominstitches.com Pieced by Hannah Hughes Paper pieced superhero THE JOKER. Pattern tested for Michelle Thompson of fandominstitches.com Pieced by Hannah Hughes
by hannahmc21

Standard book of spells Teacup Chocolate frog
by shannon bordes

Lion King Cushion (block from the FIS Facebook group)
pieced & quilted by Jennifer Ofenstein, block from the Fandom in Stitches Facebook group


Need help posting to Flickr? Not seeing your photos? 




Looking for our general Fandom in Stitches Facebook group? You can join us for quilty discussions and fandomy goodness right here!

Share photos of your blocks and other projects you have made using Fandom In Stitches patterns with our flickr group for a chance to win one of our fabulous monthly prizes! You receive one entry for each project. Only photos posted to flickr are eligible to win.

 

  Fandom In Stitches and it's designers do not hold copyright on any of the fandom titles represented on this site. Respective Designers reserve copyright on patterns only and request that out of respect for the fandoms we love, that you use them for personal and non-profit reasons only. The Designers at Fandom In Stitches receive no payment for any of the patterns posted and expressly forbid resale & manufacture.

Monday, August 14, 2017

Outlander Week 8

This week we have two blocks for the quilt (Charles Stuart and Lallybroch) plus a bonus one - Going through the stones. As we are near the end now - please let me know if you have any special requests.


15 x 15 Inches
Paper Pieced
and Embroidered 


15 x 22.5 Inches
Paper Pieced 
and Embroidered 


15 x 15 Inches
Paper Pieced 
and Embroidered 

Week 8 Layout


Another Super Hero tested and ready for your quilt. 


15 x 15 Inches
Paper Pieced 
and Embroidered 


til next time 
Michelle 
misha29.com

 

  Fandom In Stitches and it's designers do not hold copyright on any of the fandom titles represented on this site. Respective Designers reserve copyright on patterns only and request that out of respect for the fandoms we love, that you use them for personal and non-profit reasons only. The Designers at Fandom In Stitches receive no payment for any of the patterns posted and expressly forbid resale & manufacture.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Little Mermaid: Scuttle

scuttle
Scuttle
Kristi Lehane
tested by Faith Living
10" paper pieced

Who doesn't need a dinglehopper?


We ♥ Disney Princesses!




Looking for our general Fandom in Stitches Facebook group? You can join us for quilty discussions and fandomy goodness right here!

Share photos of your blocks and other projects you have made using Fandom In Stitches patterns with our flickr group for a chance to win one of our fabulous monthly prizes! You receive one entry for each project. Only photos posted to flickr are eligible to win.

 


  

  Fandom In Stitches and it's designers do not hold copyright on any of the fandom titles represented on this site. Respective Designers reserve copyright on patterns only and request that out of respect for the fandoms we love, that you use them for personal and non-profit reasons only. The Designers at Fandom In Stitches receive no payment for any of the patterns posted and expressly forbid resale & manufacture.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Long live the King, Stephen (week 2) and DESIGN INVITATIONAL


Hello everyone, Alida here! These are exciting months for us, Constant Readers!!

This is the second installment of our Quilt&Stitch Along "Long live the King, Stephen", an event to celebrate the 70th birthday of our master storyteller Stephen King!!!

Each pattern measures 7.5'' x 5'' finished.
If you choose to use the book setting for the pattern, the block will measure 8.5'' x 7''.

This is the second section of my bookshelf.


In this section we have 6 books:
  • It
  • The Dead Zone
  • The Long Walk
  • Misery
  • 11/22/63
  • Carrie












You can find the two book settings in this previous post.


DESIGN INVITATIONAL!


You are cordially invited participate in the creation of even more awesome quilt patterns to make this Stephen King's project extra special!

Please read ALL RULES carefully before submitting patterns.
* * *
Long live the King, Stephen - Quilt & Stitch Along
#llkstephen
 Design Invitational 
Participation Rules
  • Design an original pattern to supplement this Stephen King bookshelf project. The pattern can depict an object that would be fun to have on a Stephen King bookshelf, or it can depict a quote from a book, a character from a story or anything related to the King!!
  • Patterns must be completely original and created by the submitting designer. Designs may not use any part of a another designer's pattern, including, but not limited to, those designs shared on fandominstitches.com
  • Designs based on other, non-quilt artwork art (including fan art) must include written permission from the artist. 
  • Patterns can be any technique. Suggested height for the block is 8.5" (9" unfinished) and suggested width is 7" (7 1/2" unfinished). Other sizes are accepted.
  • Make your pattern and take a photo. Only tested patterns with photos of the design in fabric will be included on fandominstitches.com.
  • Please include your name (online or real), pattern finished size, your blog, social media, contact information and/or anything else you feel is pertinent to your pattern.
  • Patterns should also include the following text, "Designed for the #llkstephen Design Invitational on fandominstitches.com."
  • Send your pattern document and picture at tweloq(at)gmail(dot)com no later than Moday, August 28, 2017 at Noon EST (U.S.).
  • PDF patterns can be hand drawn or created using graphic design software as long as they are clear and easy to follow. For helpful information, including software suggestions, see Be A Designer.
  • Google Drive is a great way to share pattern files (it's free to use for anyone with a Gmail account and files can be updated as needed). Patterns will be hosted by Fandom In Stitches. Pattern submissions will not be accepted via Facebook or other social media.
  • On Wednesday, August 30, 2017, all #llkstephen Design Invitational patterns will be posted right here on Fandom In Stitches to share with our quilting community!
ONLY patterns following these rules will be considered for posting on FiS.
Questions? Leave them in comments or email ofenjen@fandominstitches.com!


Until next time...
Happy sewing!!
Alida




  

 

  Fandom In Stitches and it's designers do not hold copyright on any of the fandom titles represented on this site. Respective Designers reserve copyright on patterns only and request that out of respect for the fandoms we love, that you use them for personal and non-profit reasons only. The Designers at Fandom In Stitches receive no payment for any of the patterns posted and expressly forbid resale & manufacture.