Friday, August 20, 2010

hexagon pillow done! {& giveaway winners}

fabric is from AH & black crush from natalie
pattern - n/a
designed by n/a
quilted by me
started on 7/22/2010
finished on 8/18/2010
pillow measures - 20" x 20"

then i sewed them together... appliqued them onto the black
and did a decorative stitch around 

 part 2 of "hand sewing hexagons tutorial" will be up tomorrow
showing how to sew hexagons together
and then step 3 will posted next week showing a few finishing options!


first i need to say WOW
1699 comments for the pure fat quarter bundle giveaway
sponsored by the fat quarter shop


don't forget... you have till tonight to get an amazing discount!!

It’s a 20% off one purchase coupon, with the code “jaybird”

It will expire Friday, August 20 at midnight CST.

The coupon excludes the purchase of gift certificates or clubs.

since so many of you commented..
and said the nicest things about the FQS..
kimberly decided to double the prize.
thank you FQS!

so the two winners are.....

Angela & sbmeeks!

Angela & sbmeeks please contact me!


  1. the hex pillow looks so great. i love the contrast of color against the black.

  2. Love that pillow Julie! So cute. I've been avoiding the hexagon addiction, but you may have lured me in. :)

  3. Great pillow...loved how you used the hexagons.

  4. pretty. The hexies are so striking. I really want to learn how to make hexies but I must learn how to quilt first.

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  6. I am in love with hexagons. Can't wait to see your tutorial, I just got started making mine. Love the fact that it uses up scraps, plus I think they are adorable, my family things I'm crazy though :)

  7. That pillow is smashing Julie!! Congrats to the lucky winners!

  8. Great pillow idea...nice and bright against the black!

  9. Wonderful pillow! Can't wait for the second tutorial in the hand sewing hexies tomorrow!

  10. The pillow is fabulous! Congrats to the lucky winners of the fat quarter bundle!

  11. great pillow--just love how things stand out so well on black!!

  12. Love the pillow!
    Congratulations to the winners of the FQS bundles!

  13. The pillow looks great, but I'm completely overwhelmed by my luck! I can't believe I won! Yeah! I sent you an email, so let me know if you don't get it.

  14. I love the black background. What applique method did you use? Hand, machine?

  15. Love the hex pillow! so dramatic!!! (btw i'm having a giveaway)

  16. Since I am pretty sure you are not going to put that cute pillow in the mail and send it right off to me, I am looking forward to the tutorial so I can make one of my own!


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