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Shimmering Lanterns Quilt ~ Shimmer Blog Hop


Shimmer Blog Hop
Hello everyone! Welcome to my stop on Jennifer Sampou’s Shimmer blog hop. I first met Jennifer last Fall at Quilt Market – such a nice and talented woman! I was thrilled to have a chance to work with her latest line for Robert Kaufman, Shimmer.

Shimmering Lanterns Quilt by Fresh Lemons Quilts : Faith

It was really fun to work with metallic fabrics. My biggest question was how they would react to my iron and quilting. I’m happy to report that I had no problem with either! Jennifer’s designs and colors are also so sophisticated. I’m very pleased with how this quilt turned out.

Shimmering Lanterns Quilt by Fresh Lemons Quilts : Faith

This quilt is based off the Arkansas Traveler quilt block. You guys probably know I love that block by now! (If not, see herehere…AND here. lol) You can find the pattern for this block on Lee’s blog.

Shimmering Lanterns Quilt by Fresh Lemons Quilts : Faith

I made a few changes to the block. Rather than piece the center focus of the block with 4 diamonds, I used 2 triangles. I actually drew those into the paper piecing pattern and treated those as pieces 1 and 2.

Shimmering Lanterns Quilt by Fresh Lemons Quilts : Faith

I also placed the blocks on point. I love that rotating a block 45 degrees creates a completely different look. When I first designed this quilt, I was going to make the entire background white. But after I laid out the blocks, I decided to use the beautiful Shimmer prints for the border background half square triangles. I am so happy I made that change, because it really adds the wow factor that this quilt needed.

Shimmering Lanterns Quilt by Fresh Lemons Quilts : Faith

Who is interested in working with some Shimmer? Robert Kaufman has offered to give away a charm pack to a lucky reader. Just leave a comment after this post for a chance to win. I’ll pick a winner Sunday evening. Giveaway now closed

And be sure to keep up with the blog hop for more inspiration and chances to win charm packs. Jennifer will also be giving away a full fat-quarter bundle at the end of the party!

April 1: Robert Kaufman/Jennifer Sampou
April 2: Janice Ryan – Better off Thread
April 3: Alissa Haight Carlton – Handmade by Alissa
April 4: Julie Herman – JayBird Quilts
April 5: Natalie Barnes – Beyond the Reef
April 6: Stash Books – C&T Publishing
April 7: Amanda Jean Nyberg – Crazy Mom Quilts
April 8: Lee Heinrich – Freshly Pieced
April 9: Cheryl Arkinson – Naptime Quilter
April 10: Christina Cameli – A Few Scraps
April 11: Elizabeth Hartman – Oh Fransson
April 12: Faith Jones – Fresh Lemon Quilts Me!
April 13: Gemma Jackson – Pretty Bobbins
April 14: Katie Blakesley – Swim Bike Quilt
April 15: Amy Smart – Diary of a Quilter
April 16: Laura Nownes, Jennifer Rounds, Pati Fried, Darra Williamson – See How We Sew
April 17: Holly DeGroot – Bijou Lovely
April 18: Jennifer Sampou – Wrap Up

+++ Update +++

I’m picking a winner! I’ll leave comments open in case anyone has an additional comment/question on the quilt, but the giveaway is officially closed with comment 225. (4/14/14, 7:50am CDT)

The winner is #170 – Janet S.! Congratulations Janet – I will pass along your email to Robert Kaufman fabrics. They will be in touch to ship your prize.

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225 Responses to “Shimmering Lanterns Quilt ~ Shimmer Blog Hop”

  1. 1
    Angela VE says:

    Love your design! Great job on this project!

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    Yvonne says:

    I have not been a big fan of grey in quilts until recently and I love the use of it here and with all the metallic fabrics. The design is lovely and fresh.

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    Malini says:

    Your quilt is looking awesome! It does have the shimmering effect!

  4. 4
    Delaine says:

    Your quilt is absolutely beautiful!

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    Amy C says:

    Oh my goodness I would love to win a charm pack of shimmery goodness!!!

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    Chris says:

    I really like your quilt. Very, very nice.

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    Kendra says:

    I’ve never worked with metallics but your lovely quilt is really tempting me to have a try :)

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    Janet Moilanen says:

    That’s the prettiest quilt I’ve seen in a long time!

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    Sue H says:

    Gorgeous quilt, love how you framed it with the Shimmer prints for the background.

  10. 10
    Anne D says:

    Gorgeous quilt. I would love to win a charm pack.

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    Staci says:

    Wow! That is quite a lovely quilt. Great design choice to add the extra bits on the edges only. Thanks for answering the question: how does it iron? I’ve wondered about that since I first saw this new line of pretty fabric.

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    lisa says:

    Fabulous! Your quilt is stunning. I would love to make something using Shimmer.

  13. 13
    Heidi says:

    It is stunning!! What a perfect quilt design for these fabrics!!

  14. 14
    Karen says:

    Love the quilt!

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    Diana Louise says:

    I love metallics! Please let me shimmer! Diana

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    Becki says:

    What a fantastic quilt. I love the shimmer line. Thanks for a chance to win.

  17. 17
    Jeannie says:

    Love your quilt! Well done!

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    Rachal Chohonis says:

    Nailed it! What great use of this line.

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    Lisa Marie says:

    That’s just gorgeous! It’s been fun seeing all the different ways the various bloggers have used the Shimmer fabrics.

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    lizzie says:

    Oh my gosh, this came out great! I have enjoyed catching shimmery glimpses! You are right, the special border really gives the design an extra lift. I’d love to play with this fabric too!

  21. 21
    Karen A says:

    Great quilt. Just enough shimmer to make it shine.

  22. 22
    Anne Beier says:

    Beautiful quilt. This fabric has a very sophisticated feel to it.

  23. 23
    Kacey W. says:

    Ooh, love the shimmering border with the white in the center!

  24. 24
    Melissa says:

    Your quilt turned out beautiful! And the fabric is lovely!

  25. 25
    Janet Green says:

    This is gorgeous and i hope I win!!!! I love the pattern too! i love stuff that has that sparkle it just sets off so many patterns. Good job honey.

  26. 26
    Margaret says:

    Wow! I love this quilt! The way you played with shadow and light is just amazing. Thank you for the opportunity to win!

  27. 27
    Susie J says:

    After seeing the blocks you were going to use earlier on your blog, your finished quilt was ‘unexpected’ and inspiring me to be more free thinking when putting quilts together. you really hit the mark!

  28. 28
    Rachel says:

    Love your classy design. The half square triangles on the outside were a great idea!

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    Joy Healy says:

    Simmering fabric – great any time!

  30. 30
    Anita says:

    Totally awesome quilt with those shimmer fabrics!

  31. 31
    ronnie says:

    Lovely quilt. Thanks for the opportunity to win.

  32. 32
    Julie says:


  33. 33
    Audrey says:

    This quilt is fabulous! I love those fabrics!

  34. 34
    Denise in PA says:

    These fabrics look wonderful! I’m enjoy the hop and seeing all the variations of project made with them!

  35. 35
    Sharon Lichter says:

    I like the two fabrics making up the diamonds. Very pretty quilt.

  36. 36
    Catriona says:

    Love the shimmer, and your quilt!

  37. 37
    Bonnie Larson says:

    Gorgeous quilt. Love the new fabric. It is very elegant. Thanks so much for sharing

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    Sarah says:

    Thanks for the giveaway! Beautiful quilt!

  39. 39
    Betsy M says:

    Another winning design! The design and fabric really compliment each other.

  40. 40
    Billie Gunther says:

    Love that shimmer look! You are so inspiring.

  41. 41
    Carolyn Armstrong says:

    This is a beautiful quilt! So inspiring – I am totally impressed with the creativity I have seen via this blog hop….thank-you!

  42. 42
    Patti says:

    Absolutely love your quilt. I am not usually one for fancy fabric but I love this and will have it by hook or by crook! Thank you for being a part of this hop.

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    Christa says:

    This is beautiful, can’t wait to try this myself :)

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    rosa says:

    Another stunning quilt.Thanks for the giveaway!!

  45. 45
    Cindy says:

    Yes, would love to win.

  46. 46
    Chris matsche says:

    Love your quilt. Thank you for the chance to win.

  47. 47
    Jean says:

    Pretty pretty fabric, I’m so glad you addressed the ironing issue, thanks for the report.

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    Carol Broughton says:

    Your quilt is stunning! These new fabrics are lovely and I would love to have some!

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    Marti says:

    Your quilt is stunning! Shimmer is such a fun line, and your use of it truly captures the beauty of the fabric and takes it to another level. Thank you for the chance to win.

  50. 50
    Janet Deschamps says:

    Love your quilt. You are right- so very sophisticated!

  51. 51
    Sally from Sydney says:

    Faith…..I am sooooo jealous of your wonderful work……with a young family…..where on earth to you find the time to do what you do and produce such stunning quilts???? This latest work shows how less is more, simply sophisticated sewing, brilliant Faith!

  52. 52
    Linda Crawford says:

    Beautiful, love the simplicity of the design and the shine of the fabrics

  53. 53
    Bekk says:

    Your quilt looks great. I don’t usually like metallic fabrics but these are as you said quite sophisticated. I live the muted colour pallet.

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    Joan m says:

    Love the shimmer, something exciting! Great quilt!

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    Vicki H says:

    Oh, I think you made the right decision on the border. Beautiful quilt.

  56. 56
    Sandy K says:

    I love it. Thanks for sharing.

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    Karen says:

    I would love to win that prize! I also must try the Arkansas Travelers block seeing as I live in Arkansas it would be appropriate.

  58. 58
    Josie McRazie says:

    I heart Shimmer! On my lust of MUST have! Beautiful quilt! Thanks for sharing!

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    Lauren aka Giddy99 says:

    LOVE your quilt layout! Now I have something ELSE for my “to do” list! :)

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    This is gorgeous, Faith! That’s funny that you were nervous about working with metallic fabrics — I had metallic fabrics in my very first quilt because they were pretty and I didn’t know enough to be afraid of them. It never occurred to me that they might be difficult to work with. Ignorance is bliss! Although, for frequently washed quilts, it’s important to know that the metallics fade away or wear off gradually over time. I still use them in my quilts; my husband says that if I was I fish I’d be a dead fish because I’m such a sucker for anything that sparkles or shimmers. ;-)

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    Lisa M says:

    Cool fabric!

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    Gill says:

    Stunning Faith!

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    Michelle says:

    Great design. I can’t wait to see this collection!

  64. 64
    Jackie says:

    We are just redoing our bedroom and I would love to incorporate these fabrics in the design.

  65. 65
    DianeY says:

    Your quilt is positively stunning! Love it

  66. 66
    Jo says:

    What a great quilt! Love the pattern and the shimmer fabrics.

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    Jude Jones says:

    Lovely, thank you for the give away!

  68. 68
    Lauren says:

    This quilt is wonderful. One of your best. Would love to see this one in person as the shimmery fabrics are so interesting. It is a work of art! Just terrific.

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    Gretchen says:

    What a beautiful quilt. You have sold me on the fabric line.

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    Patti says:

    I love your quilt, makes me want to try working with triangles more. Thanks to the chance at the charm park. Patti

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    Cindy G says:

    I have been afraid to work with metallic fabric but you make it look so beautiful and easy! Gorgeous design and finished product!

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    Michele says:

    I like how you use the large dark triangles around the border. Makes the white center and piecing pop so nicely!

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    Jodi says:

    Love you quilt, the fabric really shimmers. Thanks for the giveaway.

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    Quilting Tangent says:

    I like how you place the fabric.

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    Linda says:

    Great use of the fabric. Love it!

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    Melinda says:

    Love how your quilt turned out. It is gorgeous!

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    Kristi says:

    What a gorgeous quilt! Thanks for sharing your design options with us. k(dot)castanette(at)hotmail(dot)com

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    Wanda Dotson says:

    I love how the rustic and the sophisticated come together in your quilt. The new and the old are perfectly aligned.

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    Ellen says:

    Love your quilt. Nice to know you had no problems with the shimmer fabric. If I don’t win I will have to buy some of the fabric.

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    Emilee says:

    Love your quilt!! Thanks for a chance to win some fabric!

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    Afton says:

    Great use of the fabric!

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    Great quilt design! Thanks for the chance to win.

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    peggy says:

    Totally to my taste!

  84. 84
    Fran says:

    That is a beautiful quilt!

  85. 85
    Ella says:

    It’s so pretty! I would love to be able to see it in person!

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    Diane says:

    What a cute quilt. Love how the colors play!

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    mary mandernach says:

    Love the shimmer

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    Alicia says:

    Look your block and the sophisticated fabric! Have not tried metallics yet in my quilting and would love to try them now. So inspired.

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    Diane says:

    Beautiful quilt!

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    MoeWest says:

    Your quilt is beautiful! I can’t wait to get my hands on some Shimmer.

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    Julie says:

    Beautiful quilt! Beautiful fabric!

  92. 92
    Dawn says:

    You are the best example of a modern quilter in blog land. Another great finish!

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    Amy says:

    Fantastic Faith–I agree that adding the prints around the outside completely brought it up a notch. It’s very eye catching.

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    Karrie says:

    Gorgeous quilt! Love the blocks on point.

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    Carol N says:

    Your quilt is gorgeous! The way you combined the fabrics with your design is outstanding. You are truly the Paper Piecing Queen!

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    Shaunna B. says:

    Stunning work! The more I have seen this fabric, the more I like it!

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    Sandy A in St. Louis says:

    Your quilt is gorgeous! I love the way you set it on point with the darker fabrics on the outside. Thanks, too, for telling how the metallics and your iron got along. I was wondering the same thing!

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    Alesha Klein says:

    Absolutely beautiful fabric collection. Thank you for the opportunity to join in the giveaway. I would make a few beautiful throw pillows to match my living room. Good luck to everyone!

  99. 99
    Sharon T says:

    Love, love your quilt using Shimmer! Thank you for the give away!

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    Marilyn Kay says:

    Love to try metallics.

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    Linda Fleming says:

    Wonderful quilt! Great fabrics!
    I just love the Shimmer line of fabrics.

  102. 102
    Diane says:

    Stunning, I’m left breathless.

  103. 103
    Kathleen G. says:

    The quilt is fantastic!
    Thank you for the chance to win.

  104. 104
    Lynn Berry says:

    Love the pattern and the fabrics. SO elegant!!

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    Beth Martin says:

    Awesome job with the metallic look! Doesn’t every girl like a little shimmer?

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    Amy says:

    Wonderful quilts…the fabric is beautiful!

  107. 107
    Teresa S. says:

    That block is perfect for that shimmery fabric. Lovely quilt!

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    Chris Halton says:

    I am in the middle of Lemon Squares, would love to give this a try.

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    Kris says:

    That is so pretty. I love the colors in the border pieces framing the inside.

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    Liz Rehrauer says:

    The dark background triangles were a stroke of genius.

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    Maeve says:

    Beautiful quilt! Love the design and the use of fabrics in this quilt.

  112. 112
    Sarah says:

    This blog hop has really made me fall in live with shimmer fabric

  113. 113
    Shawn says:

    Beautiful fabric…thanks for the chance to win. Love what you made with it.

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    Jan says:

    Your quilt is absolutely stunning!

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    Kate says:

    I love the quilt that you made with those!! It looks so great. This is why I bought your book, I just love pretty much everything that you make!

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    Mary says:

    I love your quilt design and I need one just like the one you created. It is so me.

    Gorgeous quilt, gorgeous fabrics!

  117. 117

    Wow! Gorgeous! I was worried that the shimmer fabrics might be a little to ‘gold lame’ if you get what I mean. But no, they are sophisticated and subtle. Love them!!!!!

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    D. Meredith says:

    Good to know that the shimmer is not affected by ironing. Thanks for a chance to win the charm pack..

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    Yolanda says:

    Love the quilt! I am always excited to see what you have come up with next! Love your work. Thanks for the chance at the give a way.

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    lyn lewis says:

    Absolutely stunning what you’ve done with this striking fabric!
    Love the way you’ve placed the blocks on point : )

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    Karen Seitz says:

    I’ve been enjoying the blog hop and am intrigued by the fabrics. Thanks for the opportunity to win a sampling!

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    Karen K says:

    Looks like a great quilt! Excited to have a chance to win this Charm Pack and make something fun with it! Thanks

  123. 123
    Kim S says:

    Love your quilt and the beautiful design.

  124. 124
    Marie Chat says:

    This fabric line looks like a lot of fun to sew with. Your quilt design is really striking. Lovely!

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    Tamie says:

    Love your quilt. The fabrics looks beautiful.

  126. 126
    Tina Short says:

    Stunning…… everything I have seen that has been made with this fabric is fabulous. I really need some!

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    Sena says:

    Fabric is even more beautiful with your lovely design.

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    I would love to work with Shimmer. Beautiful quilt!

  129. 129
    Lori Morton says:

    Your quilt is Phenomenal!!! BEAUTIFUL job!! Love it!!! These fabrics were so perfect for it too!! Way coooool!!

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    VickiT says:

    Beautiful quilt Faith! I love how you’ve put the blue fabrics in the center like that. LOVE it.

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    Tabitha Keener says:

    Count me in, I love these metallic! Your quilt is simply beautiful! Thanks

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    Barb M. says:

    I’ve really been enjoying the Shimmer blog hop and your quilt was a wonderful edition! I’d never seen the Arkansas Traveler block before, but now I can’t wait to make one.

  133. 133
    Dee says:

    Your quilt is simply gorgeous–but I bet it wasn’t so simple to make!

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    laura sadler says:

    love it! thanks for sharing

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    jenifer farrell says:

    thanks so much for the opportunity to win ! :)

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    Connie W says:

    Looks so elegant. I really like this wall hanging a lot.

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    Lynne says:

    I love your top and how well it shows off the shimmer fabrics

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    Marianne says:

    Congratulations, Faith! I really like this wall hanging. Fabulous design and quilt work. Thank you for sharing!

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    Patti says:

    Wow factor is right! This is just beautiful! I’m a fan of the Arkansas Traveler block as well, although I have yet to do it! Thanks for the chance to win this gorgeous fabric.

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    sylvia says:

    Beautiful quilt! Thanks for the chance to win!

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    Vicky says:

    Love your quilt! It is beautiful.

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    Mary says:

    Beautiful quilt. I usually don’t like sparkle, but this shimmer fabric looks subtle and elegant. Thanks for the chance to win!

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    Diane says:

    Faith, the quilt is absolutely beautiful, front and back:)
    Amazing pattern, and the quilting is a great compliment.
    Thank you for sharing the tip about your concern when ironing the Shimmer collection. Glad to know it’s flawless.

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    Kelly Wilson says:

    I love what you did with her fabrics! They really shine against the white background.

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    Susan G says:

    Love your quilt. Love the subtleties of the print.

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    Denise W says:

    Good choice of pattern to really accent the fabrics. And of course the quilting is stunning. Thanks for sharing!

  147. 147
    Marianne says:

    It’s taken me a while to warm up to grays in fabric, but now it’s grown on me. Your quilt is very pretty!

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    Kathy Nadel says:

    Faith, “sophisticated” is exactly what I thought when you showed your blocks in a previous post. I love it! Thanks for the chance.

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    Linda Webster says:

    I love the quilt you made with the Arkansas Traveler block. Shimmer is the perfect fabric for your design!

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    Linda says:

    Fantastic! Love the colors, so rich looking!

  151. 150
    JoAnne A says:

    What a nice way to see metallics. The mix of metallics and a contemporary traditional pattern are phenomenal.

  152. 152
    barbara woods says:

    love that fabric, thanks

  153. 153
    Hayley says:

    Just gorgeous! I am really inspired by all the lovely makes in this blog hop

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    Janet T says:

    Love your block, and your quilt! The colors are so soothing.

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    Peg by the river says:

    I love love the shimmer fabrics especially great I this pattern

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    Carrie P. says:

    I am very interested in working with some Shimmer. Love your quilt.

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    melissa says:

    Such a great looking project!

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    karen says:

    I like this new line and I love what you did with it.

  159. 159

    I love Shimmer and your quilt! Love the on-point and the setting triangles are perfect!

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    Kathy Davis says:

    Love the shimmer!

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    josie says:

    I would love to win this! Thanks for working so hard on your blog consistently…

  162. 162
    Mary Ann says:

    So pretty.. Really shows off the fabric

  163. 163
    Lee says:

    Your quilt is fabulous! I would love to use some Shimmer! thanks!

  164. 164
    Susan says:

    Love your design. This quilt is gorgeous.

  165. 165
    Margaret says:

    Nice work! I love the colors behind the shimmer. And I love the shimmer!

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    Lyn says:

    I’ll start my winter quilt with the shimmers.

  167. 167
    Christine Puniello says:

    You’re quilt is so beautiful!! Love the shimmer fabric!

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    Cathy Berninger says:

    Such sophisticated shimmery blue and green.. Smashing

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    Carole Price says:

    It’s all about the bling!

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    Janet S. says:

    Very cool block and design. I’m sure the shimmer is awesome in person.

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    Emily C says:

    Beautiful quilt. Love the contrast.

  172. 172
    Barb Leggett Carr says:

    Love this design! I’m needing to make a large quilt as a wedding gift this summer and I think this design, and those fabrics, would be perfect!

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    Joan H. says:

    What a beautiful quilt! The Shimmer fabrics certainly are great.

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    Rhonda Davis says:

    Your use of the Shimmer line is gorgeous!

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    Angela A says:

    I love these fabrics. So pretty and neutral too.

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    Laura-Jeanne McMullen says:

    I am so glad that told us that it presses well. I was wondering about that. Great quilt!

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    Audrey says:

    Beautiful quilt. The more I see of Shimmer the more I want to work with the collection. Thanks for the inspiration and the giveaway opportunity.

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    Cindy says:

    Loving your design and quilt! I would love to have a charm pack to work with.

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    Tania B says:

    Pretty fabric. Thanks for the chance to win.

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    Bernadine says:

    I haven’t used this type of color scheme before. It would be fun to try it out. 😊

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    Lynne Tilley says:

    Your quilt is beautiful!!

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    Beth Perlman says:

    Love the quilt. Beautiful fabrics!

  183. 183
    Samiya says:

    I was looking forward to this one once I saw your blocks. Love it, have to try this one out!

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    Sabra Kachelein says:

    I am so stoked to find Shimmer & get going on a project. I don’t think it will be at my local fabric shops so will have to order online. Your quilt is fantastic. I’m not crazy about metallics but when Shimmer came out I couldn’t wait to get it.

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    Amanda says:

    Love the fabric and quilt design.

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    Lindsey F says:

    Your use of Shimmer in this quilt looks great.

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    Lori says:

    That is a gorgeous quilt and I agree that the Shimmer HST on the border really makes it come together.

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    Suzy Quilter says:

    That “Shimmer” really shows off the nice work that you do.
    Using good fabric is worth it.

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    Natasha R. says:

    Always excited for new metallics! And your quilt looks amazing!

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    Deborah M says:

    Lovely quilt! Love the barn backdrop, too!

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    Jeanne says:

    The backing looks great, excellent decision. thanks

  192. 192
    Vicki in MN says:

    I have not even heard of this fabric before so that would make it really fun to try it out! Love how your quilt looks with it :-)

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    Stacey says:

    Your quilt showcases the fabric beautifully!! Perfect interpretation of the fabric. Thanks for the chance to win to give it a try myself!

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    Mara says:

    I would love to play with a charm pack of shimmer.

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    Cheryl Mills says:

    Such an elegant quilt! I love how it turned out.

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    Carol says:

    Enjoying this hop and seeing shimmer used in a variety of ways. Such a beautiful collection of fabric.

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    Billiegunther says:

    Love the metallic look!

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    Trudy Brule says:

    Beautiful quilt. Love the on point setting.

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    Jen Beatty says:

    Your quilt is absolutely beautiful!

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    Carole Williams says:

    I think you did a fine job with the shimmer fabrics. You are so talented!

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    Oh! Your quilt is just beautiful! Love the play of the fabrics!

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    Charity says:

    The quilt looks spectacular! Nice job!

  203. 203
    Cecilia says:

    Beautiful quilt! Thanks for sharing.

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    Kim says:

    Wow – love the use of the triangles!

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    So mush more FISCATED for you differes from your wildly color and its such you too. love your piece and your patterns

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    Amber says:

    So pretty, thanks for the ideas

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    carol n says:

    Beautiful quilt and fabric.

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    Kathie L says:

    Each and every project with this fabric is a winner.

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    Karen says:

    Love the quilt, it is wonderful. I am curious about the shimmer fabrics. Would love to have a charm pack and make some special with them.

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    Debbie says:

    Gorgeous! I have never worked with shimmer, but as I see these projects, I am drawn to it.

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    LeeAnn A says:

    Your shimmer quilt is gorgeous! This fabric is awesome!

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    Samantha Ewers says:

    This is such a stunning quilt and features the shimmer fabrics beautifully.

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    Evelyn says:

    Your quilt is simply beautiful!

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    Kim M says:

    What a gorgeous quilt! The border of triangles really adds to the design!

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    Mariah says:

    So very pretty! The on-pointe really makes a difference!

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    Sheila Stauffer says:

    I would probably have to make something similar to your beautiful quilt.

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    paige w says:

    Love the Shimmer fabric and your quilt. Thanks for the chance to win!

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    Barbara Kanta says:

    Loving the simplistic beauty you created…! TIA! B-)

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    Pam says:

    Your quilt is so pretty and modern!

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    Jane B says:

    I love that these fabrics don’t over do the metallic quality – they really do Shimmer! Lovely quilt. Arkansas Traveler is on my “must do” list.

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    Karrie Smith says:

    Love this fabric!

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    Mom C says:

    Gorgeous quilt. Loving Shimmer, the more I see, the more I love. Thanks.

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    Carol says:

    Love what you’ve done with this fab fabric!

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    Shar says:

    Oh my, your quilt took my breath away. That is just amazing. You did a great job.

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    Nicole Sender says:

    Beautiful quilt! Love this fabric!

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