One of the best things about designing fabric is seeing how people use it. It’s absolutely inspiring for me when I notice your work using my fabric out in the world. It makes my day! Here are some recent examples.
Geo Pop Beaded Lanterns
Beaded Lanterns by Leesa Burr-Bates; pattern by Christa Watson.
Leesa Burr-Bates shared her Beaded Lanterns quilt top in the Christa Quilts Group on Facebook. If you’re not yet a member of the Group, you’re invited to join us!
Leesa used my Geo Pop fabrics from Benartex. I think she did a great job, and I can’t wait to see this one quilted up!
Click here to get Beaded Lanterns on my free quilt pattern page.
Click here to get the Geo Pop strip roll to make this quilt.
Made from Gridwork Strips
Sheila @mysteryquilter in New Zealand made this top from 2.5″ Gridwork strips.
Over on Instagram, Sheila from New Zealand made a snazzy top from a roll-up of Gridwork strips. This one keeps your eyes moving, doesn’t it?
Check out my Instagram feed.
Find a Gridwork bundle to treat yourself!
Blooming Wallflowers Quilt!
Bonnie Eicher’s Blooming Wallflowers piecing progress.
Bonnie Eicher pieced Blooming Wallflowers from a kit, and it turned out really well! Then she used a simple drawing app on her tablet to try out ideas for quilting.
Bonnie’s auditions for quilting.
Can’t wait to see her finish!
Find the Blooming Wallflowers quilt kit (throw size, 59″ x 76″).
Get the Blooming Wallflowers pattern instantly as a downloadable pdf.
Get the Blooming Wallflowers paper pattern.
Colourful Mod Cats
If you’re a friend of felines, check out these Mod Cats made from a variety of my fabrics. Mod Cat was designed by Linda and Carl Sullivan of Colourwerx in Palm Desert, CA. If you’d like to make one-color cats, my brand new bundles would make it easy:
Try green or red!
There are bundles of Turquoise/Teal, Yellow and Orange, too. 😊
And how about this beauty?
New York Lattice in Geo Pop
New York Lattice by @sewjess, from a kit in Geo Pop from @timefliesquiltandsew
Jess @sewjess posted her New York Lattice quilt top recently.
The fabrics are from my Geo Pop line. Jess made the shop sample for @timefliesquiltandsew. I appreciate it when a shop puts my fabrics into a kit, thank you very much!
Get a kit from Time Flies Quilt & Sew.
Geo Pop Zip Cases
Quick Zip Cases in Geo Pop fabrics, pattern byAnnie.com
These Quick Zip Cases are so handy for storing all kinds of items. And aren’t they cute in Geo Pop fabrics? The contrasting zippers are a nice added pop. The pattern for Quick Zip Cases is from byAnnie.com, and it’s just five dollars!
When you use my fabrics from any collection, please post it to your social media with the @christaquilts tag and #christaquilts, or send photos my way using firstname.lastname@example.org. I’d love to see what you’re making!