Friday, January 25, 2013

Pattern Play with the Fat Quarter Shop



Welcome back to our Friday Feature! Please welcome Kevin Jolly as our FQS staffer of the week!


He chose the following pattern to feature this week:
Vista Quilt Pattern by Me & My Sister Designs


Now, it's time to announce the winner from last week's blog post.

The lucky winner is....
Rebecca
I would love to use Patty Young's 
Textured Basics for this pattern!


For a chance to win a $50 gift certificate to our website, leave ONE comment on this blog post with the name of your chosen fabric collection. Be sure to include an email in your comment!

The directions for Pattern Play can be found here.

You have until Tuesday, January 29th to submit your comment and the winner will be announced Friday, February 1st, so be sure to come back to see if YOU are the winner!

184 comments:

Robin (noteverstill/noteversewing) said...

I'd love to make this with Ostara.

Robyn said...

I think this would be cute in LIfe in the Jungle.

Phyllis said...

Posy by Aneela Hoey.

✾Jamie Lee Cooley✾ said...

I'd pick Snap Pop!

Lisa Marie said...

I would like to use this pattern for a holiday quilt made with Cherry Christmas.

jednoiglec said...

I wonder how this pattern will look like with Posy (by Aneela Hoey) - probably it will be gentle and lovely.

Florence said...

I like play with seascapes by Deb Strain, like the blues !

Gill said...

I think this would look great made with Aneela Hooey's 'Posy'

Anonymous said...

My new favorite is Seascape by Dwb Strain. Blue is my only! always! forever! Favorite color. Cindy bluemoonstencils@yahoo.com

Stephanie said...

I'd like to use Bella by Windham Fabrics. so pretty! {swalters886@gmail.com}

Kasey said...

The Asian Peony collection by Punch Studio/Hoffman fabrics would make this pattern so elegant.
(bombletquilts AT gmail DOT com)

Karen - Quilts...etc. said...

I would use Sandy Gervais - Flirt mixed with some solids of Bella

Vroomans' Quilts said...

Seascape would make this so fun!

Reader Owl said...

Simply Color would be a fun collection to try with this pattern

Chelsie C said...

I love the rainbow colors so I would probably stick with Simply Color by V and Co

audrey said...

I think this would look great in Robert Kaufman's Bright Kona solids roll up!

gccmom said...

I think this would be lovely in Marmalade.

AnnieK said...

I'd like to see this pattern in Moda's Birds & Berries. :-)

Miss Jean said...

It would look great with Avalon by Fig Tree.

Tiffany said...

Love to use Comma - It would be my first time using a layer cake! :O

Marjorie's Busy Corner said...

I'd go with Simple Color

M.W. said...

I would use noteworthy by sweetwater. I just love that fabric.
Shawn

Jada Graff said...

I would definitely do simply color by v. and co.

Nancy M. said...

I would like this in Fresh by Another Point of View.

Maegan Heise said...

I'd make it with Birds and Bees by Tula Pink.

Debra Phillips said...

Blues Kaffe Fassett Collective, cant wait til that comes out!

Angela Gibson said...

I have been drooling over the Marmalade line. I have a few charms, but I just want more to make a large quilt for my bedroom. I will drool on until I get more. Thank you for this giveaway! :)

Lori H said...

Kaffe Fassett Simply Dots would be neat I think with this pattern!

Cathy K said...

I would do this in Les Amis by Patty Sloniger.

Mimi said...

I would love to see this pattern with Noteworthy by Saltwater!! Thanks!

OhioLori said...

I'd use Tree of Life...and make for my daughter in NC!!! :)

WoolenSails said...

I am into kid's fabrics lately, since I will be a first time grandma this year. I love the 10 little rubber ducks, beautiful prints and fabrics to design a quilt with.

Debbie

Mary k said...

Life in the jungle is my favorite now but ask me tomorrow just kidding

glenda said...

I am waiting on the new robyn pandolph fabric I love her fabric it will be out next month I think this pattern would be great

Cecilia said...

I think it would look great made in Noteworthy.

thecalicocorner said...

I think it would be adorable made in Little Monkey!!

Zophee said...

Carnaby Street by Pat Bravo...out next month

Tiffany said...

I know I say this every week (as do quite a few others), but this pattern would be perfect for Simply Color - especially the Ombres.

MJStump said...

Love the modern colors in Comma by Zen Chic!
jodystump(at)hotmail(dot)com

Christina said...

I think both versions of this pattern would look adorable in Storybook Classics for Windham. With so many fun colors and cute patterns, think of the possibilities!

(e-mail in profile)

JoyceLM said...

I think it would look great in Small Cotton Gingham & Small Cotton Dots by Riley Black. Thanks. jleekamitchell(at)yahoo(dot)com

Ricky in Codman Square said...

Since I currently have an obsession with Tula Pink - I would definitely use it to make these.

ricky@codmansquarecreations.com

Karen said...

Simply Colour would work well.

Sara B said...

My fav right now is bonnie and camille. I love vintage modern

Tammy said...

I think this would be beautiful made out of the Abbigail collection by BJ Lanz for quilting treasures conn_and_vans_mom(at)yahoo(dot)com

Karen M said...

I use Simply Color. Thanks for the chance to win.

Billy'sgirl said...

I think it would be awesome in Michael Miller's Ta Dot, one of my favorite fabrics to use!

Melissa Wise said...

I think these patterns would be absolutely gorgeous made from Flirt by Sandy Gervais!

Ben D said...

I'd go with PB&J, with the light gray grunge as the background.

EmileeHope said...

Madhuri

Patti said...

I'd like to try this using Sandy Gervais' Flirt. thanks for the chance
pshanks(at)sasktel(dot)net

Sandy D said...

I went looking in the coming fabrics and picked Blueberry and Lime by Boho Girl.

Peggy said...

I just love Moda's Sakura Park line. I think it would look so wonderful with this pattern. Perfect for a girly-girl!

Sharon said...

I would like to see this in Ticklish by Me and My Sister.

Becky S. said...

I would use the new Riley Blake tone on tone cotton dots in the small and medium dots.
onlybas(at)aol(dot) com

Erin @ Sew at Home Mummy said...

I'd use V & Co's Simply Color, for SURE!! :D
Thank you for the chance to win!
x
Erin

llavmc said...

I would use Lucy's Crab Shack by Sweetwater

Apple Avenue Quilts said...

I would use Tapestry by Fig Tree Quilts. Thanks for the chance on this wonderful giveaway.

Judy W said...

I love the new collection called "Comma". I visit your website frequently and LOVE the fabric!
Judy W

Stina Blomgren said...

Love that pattern.... And I know I would love making that one in Michael Millers Kiss Dot and Happy Tones....what a happy quilt that would be!!!!:0)
kviltstina at gmail dot com

Stephanie J said...

I think Eden's Dream would look amazing with this pattern. Thank you for the chance to win.

MC said...

This would be awesome in the Urban Zoologie!

Ally said...

I would use seascapes by Deb Strain. love!!

Katy said...

Posy by Aneela Hoey would be cute in this pattern!

Anonymous said...

I think it would be fun in Amy Butler Dots.

Beth
bo.taitai@gmail.com

Adelle said...

Tula Pink's salt water!

Lia*s Handmades said...

Summer House by Heather Mulder :)

Leila said...

I think Simply Color and Simply Style (coming soon) would be great in this pattern.

Jennifer said...

Shore Thing by Emily Herrick. Thanks for the chance!

Jess said...

Simply Color is one of my favorites right now, so I'm going with that. Thanks!

Monica said...

Bella by Windham Fabrics
Silverize at hotmail

Diann said...

I would choose Honey Honey.

Margaret said...

I'd like to see this in Comma from Zen Chic.

Lynn McIndoe said...

I think I would make wither of theae quilts with Kona Cotton Solids by Robert Kaufman

Melanie said...

Moda: Cosmo Cricket: Twenty Three

Rachael Stensrud said...

Judie's 25th Anniversary Fat Quarter Bundle

Anonymous said...

Sunrise Over The Rainbow Batiks Laundry Basket Quilts for Moda Fabrics.

Anonymous said...

My choice is Quartz Luxe in Bloom by Sarah Watson for Art Gallery Fabrics. I love this collection.
Thanks, Linda
wlinda_ca@yahoo.com

Ashley G. said...

I'd make this with noteworthy by sweetwater

AuntieCrafty said...

Michael Miller's Sorbet Fruit would look great with this pattern!

Terri D said...

Me & My Sister "Ticklish" is such a happy line and would look really fun with this!

Johanna said...

Honey Honey!

Pat said...

I'd use ticklish - I think it would look great in these bright colors!

Craft Mad said...

I would love to use Metallics Stone strips by northcott fabrics. It would give the lovely graduated colour change in the quilts.

Ali said...

Pretty! I'd want to use a FQ bundle of Nature Elements from Pat Bravo for Art Gallery Fabrics in it. Thank you for the giveaway!

Sharon said...

I would love to use Simply Color by V and Co.

Two Wednesdays said...

I'd like to make it in Storybook Classics by Whistler studios - I think it would look amazing

Schatzi said...

Marmalade would be bright and fresh!

Cherie said...

Michael Miller Timeless Poppy Love!

Helen L said...

I'd use V & Company's "Simply Color"

Gloria said...

I think Posy would be great for this pattern.

Deb said...

Honey Honey by Kate Spain

Deborah said...

This would look great in Cuzco by Kate Spain!

Mrs Shepo said...

I love working with spots so Essential Dots by Moda Fabrics would be my choice.

scottylover said...

Love Me & My Sisters patterns! I think this would be adorable in City Streets.

Sandy A
scotty4me39 (at) yahoo (dot) com

Lisa in Port Hope said...

I would use Cuzco by Kate Spain.

Patty D from NC said...

Noteworthy by Sweetwater.

Shootaay said...

Cuzco by Kate Spain.

debbiekl said...

I think Crayon Box Stonehenge would look neat!

Cal said...

I would use Essential Dots by Moda Fabrics; with so many colors in this collection it would look great.

Linda said...

I'd like to see this done in Simply Color. I'm looking for a pattern to use with this line, so this might be just the ticket!

oldhouseownertoo said...

The light airyness of this pattern really seems to be looking for Patiently Stitched Garden by Camelot with some solids to match.
The youthful print seems a perfect match for this pattern.

Mom2RyandSis said...

I think it would look great in Honey Honey! Thanks for the chance to win!

Addibrae said...

I think I'd make it with Comma

Kate R said...

I think it would look great in Noteworthy. Lovely pattern!

Béa said...

Jive Cats for me, thanks for the chance.

Janet said...

I think Sweetwater's new Noteworthy would be a winner for the Vista pattern!

Martina said...

I think I would try simply color.

Waverlee said...

Simply Color!

Flying Blind... said...

The citrus Madrona Road prints get my vote x

Alyce @ Blossom Heart Quilts said...

Simply Color for sure!

Swedish Scrapper said...

Good Morning, for fabric that is out now; Happy Go Lucky for fabric that is up and coming-- either would look stunning!

Sarah_L_N said...

I would use Michael Miller Happy Tones :)

Gina said...

Honey Honey would look fabulous!

Jill said...

Ticklish by Me and My Sister Desgins.

Judy Snider said...

Amy Butlers Spots would look great!! So many colors and wonderful dots

Mary said...

I think it would be fun to see this done in something traditional like Independence Trail.

Colleen Gulas said...

"Kissing Booth " by Basic Grey
colleengulas@gmail.com

Eileen said...

The colorful Happy Tones by Micheal Miller would make this pattern sing!
bini56 at hotmail dot com

KatieQ said...

I would choose Juggling Summer by Zen Chic

Anonymous said...

I'd love to use Apple Jack Cotton to make a quilt for my toddler grandson.

Donna
dendonbell@netscape.net

legato1958 said...

Paris Flea Market by 3 Sisters

susie
legato1958@aol.com

Karen in Breezy Point said...

I think this pattern would be fun made up in Tone on Tone Cotton Dots from Riley Blake!

Debi Horne said...

I think that Salt Water by Tula Pink would look great, especially on the ripple quilt.

Debi Horne
debihorne54@yahoo.com

nettie said...

Oh, my favorite new line of fabric is Pam Kitty Morning!
Thanks so much for the chance to win.

nettiecrain@live.com

Gertie Pye said...

I can't wait for 2wenty-thr3e to come out - I think it would look fab with these funky quilt patterns x

maggieinthemountains said...

I would love to play with the Little Monkey line.

maggiecolorado@gmail.com

Sharla said...

I think this would look awesome in the Sesame Street fabrics! So much color!
sharla.green@att.net

Samantha said...

Marmalade would be really pretty.
Or the aqua/oranges of Fig Tree's Tapestry.

Skf0930@hotmail.com

Heidi said...

I'd love to use Hello Sunshine

Lorri said...

I think Ticklish by Me & My Sister Designs for Moda Fabrics would look great for these patterns

Thx

Kathy MacKie said...

I just fell in love with Dame Esmeralda by Robert Kaufman and know if I don't win the giveaway I'll be seriously looking at ordering some!

Stacey Napier said...

I think Honey Honey would just rock this pattern!!
staceynapier@me.com

Lindsay(PACountryCrafts) said...

Marmalade would be cute! Thanks for the giveaway!

barb said...

I would go with fre.ch general babscorbitt@gmail.com

Farm Quilter said...

Love Inkwell!

Little Ella Lu said...

I think this pattern would look really nice with Color Wheel Over the Rainbow Batiks.

JZ said...

Hmm, maybe Blueberry & Lime Boho Girl - Wilmington or, for fun, Michael Miller's Les Amis Gray Aqua.

Cindy Swoveland said...

This rainbow pattern would look good in Color Wheel Over the Rainbow Batik.

Shauna said...

I think I would use Ticklish...I've been eyeing it for a while and I think the bright colors would work well with this pattern.

Anonymous said...

Hi i would love to make this in Happy Kaffe Fassett Collective Fat Quarter Bundle.lesley_ann_dean@yahoo.co.uk

vwlady said...
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vwlady said...

I'd use Krystal by Micheal Miller for this pattern.

ntzasqrl2(at)msn(dot)com

Christie said...

I'd choose Marmalade.
Thanks so much!

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Diane said...

Garden Grove for Henry Glass
Thank you!

daveanddiane@sympatico.ca

Caroline said...

Couldn't find it in a layer cake, but I'd use Hello Sunshine because the colors are all so whimsical and happy.

caroline(dot)emay(at)gmail(dot)com

(sorry, I had to delete my first comment because I'd accidentally used my hubby's account.)

Theresa van Gessel said...

I would love to make this pattern up using Aneela Hoey's Posy - this new line grabbed me the minute I saw it!

Anonymous said...

I would use Posy by Aneela Hoey. Thanks for the opportunity to win.
sandyser47@gmail.com

lauraluvsloons said...

I just bought some La Belle Fleur and would love to use that.

Wendy said...

I would use Simply Color by V and Co. Thanks!

selleck said...

Sweetwater would be perfect.

Mary Ann said...

I would like to use marmalade.

Rhonda D. said...

I want really bright colors. I would use Skyscraper Grand Hotel.
Thanks for the chance to win!

wigglypup2(at)yahoo(dot)com

Lauren said...

This would look fantastic in Aneela Hooey's new collection - Posy!

Patty said...

I would use Comma!

Sewbig said...

I would use Apple Jack.

bee said...

this would be so fun in Simply color!

Marguerite said...

I think Alchemy by Amy Butler would be fun to use.

Carla G said...

I'd love to make this in Simply Color! :)
bcgeates at netbistro dot com

allierae said...

Under Construction by Kanvas

Suzie H said...

I think this would look amazing in Flutter by The Quilted Fish!

Sarah said...

I think this would be great in Cuzco by Kate Spain.

Sallie said...

Honey Honey

Barb said...

Either version would be fun in Urban Zoologie.

JaneB said...

I'd use Simply Color.

Anonymous said...

I'd love to see this in Ladybug Garden by Doodlebug Design

Kelli said...

Riley Blake Tone on Tone Dots would make this pattern really sweet. Thanks for the chance. xo

freakadoodles said...

I would make this one with Riley Blake Small Tone on Tone Cotton Dots.

Lee said...

Waves Salt Water by Tula Pink! thank you!

Terry@ a quilting blog said...

Noteworthy by Sweetwater....love this line!! Thanks for the sweet giveaway :)

Annette S said...

I would like to try the Vista 2 in Brown Sugar Bali Crackers
by Hoffman Fabrics.

kluckingbear said...

I LOVE Mary Jane's Glamping fabric! klucking(at)fairpoint(dot)net

Rachell said...

I'm pretty sure I haven't commented yet!
I would use Flutter by Riley Blake. Bright colors and big florals deserve a simple but pretty design like this one!

Joy said...

For version 1 I'd use a mix of Robert Kaufman's Spot On prints since I think they'd look cute in the zig-zag pattern. For version 2 I'd use Comma by Zen Chic since the squares would show off the prints better.

Heather A said...

I would use COMMA!

Amy DeCesare said...

I would love to see these made up all in polka dots...like Riley Blake's Cotton Dots in bright colors against a pale or solid white background. Fun!!!

Beth said...

I think it would be very chipper and cheery in Ticklish.

Amy F. said...

I would use 1930's Colors Bella Solids!

Thank you!

ppfarrington@yahoo(dot)com

SunshineandSpices said...

I would use pretty floral prints for these from the La Belle Fleur or Paris Flea Market lines

Alexandra Sparks said...

I love dots and think that Small Cotton Dots by Riley Blake Designs for Riley Blake Designs would be fun with this pattern.

momentary lapse said...

Chipmunk Forest Friends by
Anton & Ink for Camelot Cottons would look adorable using this pattern.

Amy Stubbings said...

Oh Deer by Momo

Anne said...

What a fun pAttern! I would use Boy Crazy Rollie Pollie to make a sweet quilt!!