Alison Glass Blog Tour!


Welcome to the final stop on the Alison Glass Sun Print and Clover Sunshine Blog Tour! I was lucky enough to spend the last week working with some beauties from both of Alison's latest lines. I really love the color palette she created with these prints. And text lovers rejoice - there is an entire rainbow of text prints.

Shoo Fly by Fresh Lemons Quilts : Faith

Shoo Fly by Fresh Lemons Quilts : Faith

I decided to pair my fabrics light print/dark print and create Shoo Fly blocks. These are really simple, striking blocks. Svetlana of s.o.t.a.k. handmade has a tutorial for making a 12" square. Mine are slightly smaller 9" finished blocks, so instead of cutting 4-1/2" individual squares I cut 3-1/2" ones.

Shoo Fly by Fresh Lemons Quilts : Faith

Shoo Fly by Fresh Lemons Quilts : Faith

Alison is hosting a giveaway on her blog as part of the tour. Be sure to click over for a chance to win a prize of 74 fat quarters, one of each print in her new collections.


Even though I'm the last stop of the blog hop, if you haven't visited everyone else be sure to check them out for inspiration!

Group 1 - Feathers, Text, Party Streamer 8.19.13 - Olivia Jane Handcrafted 8.21.13 - One Shabby Chick 8.23.13 - Silly Mama Quilts 8.26.13 - Threadbias 8.28.13 - KD Quilts 8.30.13 - April Rhodes

Group 2 - Feathers Quilt Pattern 9.2.13 - The ADD Crafter 9.4.13 - Sew Sweetness 9.6.13 - I'm A Ginger Monkey 9.9.13 - Ellison Lane Quilts 9.11.13 - Olivia Jane Handcrafted 9.13.13 - Imagine Gnats

Group 3 - Clover Sunshine 9.16.13 - Crafty Fox 9.18.13 - One Girl Circus 9.20.13 - Sew Sweetness 9.23.13 - There and Back 9.25.13 - J.M.B. 9.27.13 - Modern Maven

Group 4 - Corsage, Bike Path, X & + 9.30.13 - Gen X Quilters 10.2.13 - Don't Call Me Betsy 10.4.13 - Canoe Ridge Creations 10.7.13 - Jacey Craft 10.9.13 - Bijou Lovely 10.11.13 - Me!

For one of you lucky readers, there is also a giveaway today on my blog! Just leave one comment for a chance to win a fat quarter stack of a colorful selection of Alison's fabrics (similar to below) and a copy of her pattern, Color Plus.

Alison Glass Fabric

Alison Glass Fabric


Good luck everyone! I'll pick a winner Sunday evening, October 13th.

++++ Closing comments to pick a winner! ++++

The winner is #262, Linda Crawford! Linda said "Love these fabrics, what great colors. Love your shoo-fly too. Thanks for hosting such a great give away."

Thank you Linda and I hope you enjoy your fabric and pattern! I'll be in contact for your mailing information. Thank you all for your comments and visiting!