Thursday, January 17, 2013

Woohoo I'm in Quilt it... today magazine

So excited to receive a package in the mail yesterday
A quilt back from quilt it today
 
Here is the magazine- it may not be in the newsstands just yet, but by the end of the month it will be for sure.
 
and here's my quilt!!


Quilt-it...Today
 
A quilt magazine that has something for everyone!  For the beginner, there are cozy quilting projects rated easy with step-by-step instructions so that first quilt will be a great success.  For the more advanced sewist, they can take a break and "quilt-on-light-side" with many quick patterns that can be completed in a long afternoon or over a relaxed weekend. 
 
Sew-it...Today
 
A magazine filled with clever and useful sewing projects that can be stitched in an hour or during a relaxed afternoon.  Whether it's sewing a handmade gift for a friend or stitching up something quick for the home, this magazine is loaded with great patterns.  If the sewist is new to stitching, they'll find easy projects with clear step-by-step instructions.  For the more advanced, these quick patterns will fill those extra minutes of time with fun sewing projects. 
 
Go here to subscribe I did!!
Quilt-it...today is published six times a year by Valu-Publishing, LLC
Annual subscriptions are available starting at $12.95.
To subscribe, call toll-free: 866-959-6143

 
Here is some of my own pics:
 
The blocks

 
top done

 
quilting on it, I did a large meandering on the backgrounds and a kind of question mark look on the circles

 
bubbles on the inner border and loops on the outer border

 
backing is this great solar system fabric!

 
My son now has this quilt and pillow shams, he LOVES it.
 
 
 

22 comments:

Deb@asimplelifequilts said...

Congratulations! Very cute quilt.

Mommarock said...

So awesome! The backing really fits the quilt too. You did GREAT!

Teresa in Music City said...

Congratulations Bea! What a wonderful quilt for a young guy :*)

Michèle-Renée Charbonneau said...

Congrats, Bea! That's awesome!

Joyce Carter said...

Congratulations Bea! Your quilt is awesome!

Michele said...

Very cool and congrats on the newest publishing. You are definitely going places!

Rhonda said...

Congratulations! BTW, I'm a new "FOLLOWER" to your blog.

Carla said...

You go girl! I will look for that issue

Debbie said...

Loving it!! It's great that you got to be published in a brand new magazine too. I am looking into getting a subscription for it and maybe even the Sew-it Today magazine. Great advertising !!! :)

MooseStash Quilting said...

Well, big ole congratulations is due to you!!! What a great quilt too!

Patricia said...

Congratulations on being published! It's a great looking quilt!

Hillbilly Tonya said...

Congrats Bea! You sure do have great ideas!

Kathy said...

Congrats Bea! That is outstanding. I will look for the mag when it hits newsstand...love the price, too

Carrie P. said...

congrats! that is so awesome!

Melody said...

Congratulations -your project is fabulous

Janet O. said...

Congrats on being published!
I have seen that solar system fabric and wondered how to use it--this looks wonderful.

Pat from Florida said...

Congratulations!

BillieBee (billiemick) said...

Congratulations. Really a fun quilt!

Cathy said...

That's awesome. Congrats. Hugs

Jevne said...

Congrats! Any boy would love that quilt.

Cherry said...

Congratulations Bea! Beautiful quilt!

Terry Truesdale said...

My son launches rockets and would live this!!! Congrats!!!