Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Rainbow Rose QAL - Final Link up and Giveaways!

Welcome to our final link up of our Rainbow Rose Quilt-A-Long!  We have been exploring the colour wheel by making this block the Rainbow Rose based on the traditional Dutch Rose block!

For all our posts on the color wheel and with complete instructions to make this block in 2 sizes for a baby quilt or a bed quilt see our QAL tab at the top of this blog or follow the links below:

June 8th: Cutting & Piecing the middles, Warm & Cool Colours
June 15th: Piecing the corners, Tints, Shades & Tones
June 22nd: Piecing the centre star, Complimentary Colour Schemes
June 29th: Assembly & optional Applique borders, Analgous, Monochromatic & Achromatic Colour Schemes

Now its time for the Prizes!

We have three prizes for our final link up party:

a fat quarter bundle to the value of €20 from

3 month's of Love Patchwork & Quilting Magazine from Fluffy Sheep Quilting

And a prize all the way from Japan from Slaney Handcraft.  Tomomi has collected some patchwork related items while on her recent trip for us to giveaway in our final linkup!

To win our prizes, link up a photo, instagram or flickr image, or a blog post of your finished quilt top or finished quilt of the Rainbow Rose by clicking the blue linky button below.

The linky party is open until the 30th July so there is still time to finish up some quilting and piecing!  Random number generator will choose a winner to be announced on August 1st!

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Wednesday, 6 July 2016


Congratulations Abigail @Cut and Alter who won last weeks prize of 30 Euro voucher sponsored by Just Sew Now!  Abigail was the first to link up this beautiful version of the Rainbow Rose and won the 5th prize of our Quilt-A-Long!

To review past instructions to make your own Rainbow Rose block see the Quilt-A-Long tab at the top of the blog page and remember to come back on the 20th for our final link up party!

We will have three more prizes to giveaway.  The link up will be open until the 30th of July so there is lots of time to catch up and finish your quilt top if you need to!  Random number generator will choose 3 people who have linked up finished quilt tops and finished quilts to win prizes from Fluffy Sheep Quilting, Slaney Handcraft and Love  Mark it in your diaries and see you at the final linky party!

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