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« on: February 27, 2017 12:47:48 PM »

A quick little project for the recent Warm & Cozy Swap.  My partner LadybugsAndBumblebees likes bright colors, so I created a cheerful little mug rug to brighten the end of winter.  The fabrics were all from my stash, and I used the Quilt-As-You-Go method to make it faster.  I can't remember where I first learned to do it, but you can find a tutorial for a similar mug rug HERE. I'm really pleased with the bright and happy color scheme, and am tempted to make another one for myself. 




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« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2017 01:19:28 PM »

I love the rainbow of fabrics! This looks terrific. Makes me want to freshen up my mug rug selection at work Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2017 02:01:09 PM »

So pretty! I love the black binding, everything looks so bright next to the black!
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« Reply #3 on: February 27, 2017 02:08:09 PM »

That's such a fun lil quilt!  Lucky LadybugsAndBumblebees.  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: February 27, 2017 02:27:53 PM »

I love the rainbow!
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« Reply #5 on: February 27, 2017 05:23:54 PM »

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« Reply #6 on: February 28, 2017 10:53:18 AM »

So bright and cheerful!
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« Reply #7 on: February 28, 2017 10:56:05 AM »

The colours are lovely and what a cool technique, thanks for the link!
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« Reply #8 on: February 28, 2017 12:57:42 PM »

So pretty!  I made a rainbow pet food dish mat at a few years ago.  This makes me want to make a miniature version of it for myself. 
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« Reply #9 on: February 28, 2017 06:11:21 PM »

So pretty and tidy!
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