Thursday, May 13, 2010

My first Schibble

Have you Schnibbled?  If you've visited Sherri you know what I'm talking about. 
I've seen the adorable Schibbles patterns for a while, but I've never made one.
Until now.
This one is for the store where I "work". For the one I made, I basically used whatever American Jane stuff was still on hand at the shop, plus a few other retro looking prints. 
It came from this pattern book. Includes LOTS of great patterns. 
I made the small version. I think I want to try the big version too and keep it for myself. :)
 
Speaking of American Jane, did you hear that she has a new collection coming out in August?  
Exciting news!  I'm not even sure how many American Jane quilts I've made.
Or how many more I could make with the stash I have.

Post edit: I'm linking up to Amy's Sew and Tell.  She has pretty much the cutest finished project (new baby!) this week. I can't even to begin to compete. :)

34 comments:

  1. I haven't done a schibble yet, but I have a couple that are on 'the list'. Yours looks wonderful, great 'work' - the few others that I've loved have also been done in American Jane. The colors are so happy.

    I saw Punctuation last week on FQ and just smiled!

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  2. Love that book and LOVE your quilt! Just received the book and can't wait to start Schnibbling! The X-Rated quilt you made is first on my list as well and after seeing yours, I just might have to track down some of that American Jane! Very cute!

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  3. this quilt is great...i love the colors in the AJ lines. this new collection is on my radar....i can not wait to get my hands on it!!

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  4. it looks fantastic!!! i have so many schnibbles patterns.. but i've only ever made one!

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  5. Ok I haven't seen that fabric line....but now I musst get my hands on it! I see quite a few prints in there that I will need.

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  6. I'm in the middle of this same pattern! I love the bright colors from the American Jane collection. You're right, the book is chock full of fun patterns. Ever since I bought mine, I've been toting it around from one room to another to peruse while I eat breakfast, watch TV, go to bed, etc.

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  7. I have a collection of Schnibbles patterns. Haven't made one yet. LOVE American Jane fabrics, and have quite a bit in my stash. And I have the new book. What am I waiting for??

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  8. Cute! the punctuation line is adorable ;)

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  9. Amy ~ I LOVE Schnibbles and have been schnibbling for quite a while now! I just got the book at the Am. Quilting on Tuesday and can't wait to dive into making more!
    Love the way your's turned out! I haven't made that one yet but it is on my list!
    The new American Jane fabric is... TO DIE FOR!!! I think my stash may have to grow a bit more~

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  10. Your snibbles quilt is darling!! And I CANNOT WAIT to get my hands on that Punctuation line! Anything AMerican Jane is perfect!

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  11. Great quilt! Love those happy colors - so yay for new American Jane!

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  12. such a cute quilt. Obviously everything is cute in American Jane - I'd heard she had a new line coming out, but I hadn't seen it til now. I think it goes without saying I'll be stocking up...big time ;)

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  13. Oh my gosh I love that new line from American Jane.

    The quilt you made is adorable. What I would do to work for a quilting shop that paid me to quilt. What an awesome job.

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  14. wou wunderschön die Decke
    lg Enga

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  15. It's lovely Amy! I did happen to see that there is a new line of American Jane coming out... I will need to enhance my stash with some I think. I missed the first few lines and I would desperately love some Wee Play but by george it seems everyone is holding onto that one for dear life :)

    Hope you've had a happy week!

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  16. Beautiful. You really did a fantastic job.

    SewCalGal
    www.sewcalgal.blogspot.com

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  17. I have not schnibbled yet. Believe it or not! I need to. That new AMerican Jane line is calling my name. Do you hear it? I do!

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  18. cute quilt! Oh and I think it's shcNibble with an "n"

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  19. Yes, I have Schnibbled, have made Sunday's Best and Roundabout. Love the new book "Schnibbles Times Two." I think it is a real winner. BettyLou

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  20. Believe it or not, but Sherri was at my house today. (We live an hour apart). She is QUEEN of Schnibbles. I have only made one as a baby quilt for a gift, and look forward to more in my future. Love anything American Jane.

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  21. Love it!! I just got that book too, and can't wait to make all the fabulous quilts in it!

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  22. The colours are so happy. Great quilt.

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  23. So excited about punctuation! IT just looks so pretty!

    Love your Quilt! I wish I had all of that talent!

    Do you quilt your quilts yourself or take them somewhere?

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  24. Great quilt...this is one I've been wanting to make! I know it's one of Carrie's favorites too!

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  25. You've been Schnibbled Amy! Love the Punctuation too!

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  26. Jolie - I usually take my quilts to a friend. I can't take credit for the quilting at all! (In fact, it's my greatest quilting weakness.) :)

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  27. ooooOOOOOOOooo! I love it, so cute. This is def going on my to-do list. Love it.

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  28. The book is super fantastic! I want to make a big one too.

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  29. Such a bright and cheerful quilt, and delightfully scrappy.

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  30. oooooh...schnibbles are on my list...and yours is perfect!

    Loving it :)

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  31. That is one beautiful quilt! I'll have to check out schnibbles if they are that nice!! Good work!

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  32. Very cute Schnibble! I just adore American Jane too! Love the upcoming fabric line!

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  33. thanks for the heads up on american jane's new line. the retro colors are so great~

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