Monday, July 22, 2019

It's Christmas in July!

Welcome to day 9 of the 12 Days of Christmas in July Blog Hop, hosted by Sarah at Confessions of a Fabric Addict. I chose to create snowflakes using my Holiday Stars pattern in blue and silver this year, 

Holiday Star snowflake version by QuiltFabrication

with a set of place mats and a runner for an elegant winter dinner party!

Simple to make, these went together super fast! Plus the pattern is suitable for any holiday, as I originally made Holiday Stars for the 4th of July. Oh so versatile!


Holiday Star patriotic version by QuiltFabrication

For a complete pattern, full of fabric quantities, cutting instructions, and sewing diagrams, the Holiday Star place mat/runner pattern is available in my Etsy shop.

So, let's have a closer look at the snowflakes, both pieced, 


Holiday Star snowflake version place mat by QuiltFabrication

and quilted with swirly snowflakes!

Holiday Star snowflake quilting by QuiltFabrication

Here's the quilting on the backside - oh so pretty!


Holiday Star snowflake quilting backside by QuiltFabrication

And the runner is adjustable, as it can be made longer if necessary - just add more star blocks. Since my table is small, I opted for two blocks to have enough room for the place mats.


Holiday Star snowflake runner by QuiltFabrication





Merry Christmas!



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31 comments:

  1. Very pretty and versatile patterns. I love a well-set table.

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  2. Love your snowflake placemats and the July 4th version.

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  3. Good Morning Susan! I knew you couldn't possibly disappoint when you gave the sneak peek of your quilting. And the piecing side is even better (although I do enjoy looking at those twinkling stars). It seems like the blue and silver fabric is definitely catching the light, and the runner coupled with placemats look very festive. ~smile~ Roseanne

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  4. I like the table runner--the quilting is perfect with the snow flakes swirling around the surface!

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  5. This is the way I prefer to look at snowflakes - on the table not in the air! I'll have to give that snowflake quilt motif a try. Thanks for participating.
    Pat

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  6. That is really cute, and will work all winter long.

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  7. What a lovely pattern and the quilted swirls add a lovely touch.

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  8. I love the snowflakes!! and the quilting is perfect! Thanks for sharing with us!

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  9. Beautiful projects, I am partial to the blue ones.

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  10. Love the snowflakes, I love blue and white. Thanks for sharing!

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  11. I love blue so I really like your project. It's hot here today so seeing snowflakes was really nice!

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  12. Those are pretty in both colorways! And I love your quilting design, too!

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  13. Thanks for sharing -- I am especially drawn to your snowflakes.

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  14. Oh this is so pretty...What a gorgeous kitchen table set.... Love the quilting done on it....Those snowflakes are so pretty

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  15. Gorgeous in both versions. I do like the quilting pattern you used on those snowflakes - so pretty and perfectly executed. Thanks for sharing this.

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  16. These are lovely and with the perfect quilting design! Thanks for the inspiration!

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  17. Love the table topper set. I am partial to most anything in blue and white. Thanks!

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  18. Love the blue, white, and swirly quilting!

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  19. Awesome. They look amazing with that quilting.

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  20. Hi Susan, Love the blue fabric with the stars...and the quilting is awesome!

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  21. I love both the Christmas and the July 4th versions. It is amazing how different they are based on color and center block placement.

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  22. I'm a BIG fan of double-sided table runners. Nice work!

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  23. Wow, love that cute quilting. This looks like a fabulous pattern for any occasion.... I can see green ones for St Patrick's day, Orange and brown for Thanksgiving, pink ones for Mothers' Day... the list goes on!

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  24. The table runner is beautiful in blue and white. The machine quilting compliments the the design very nicely. I'd really like to try those snowflakes!

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  25. So, so pretty! The quilting is superb!

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  26. What a wonderful table runner. So versatile! I love that you showed it in different colorways.

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  27. Great idea!! love the quilting you did too!

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  28. Oh love them! The quilting is just gorgeous! xx

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