I've had the pleasure of being asked to be a part of several of the Moda All-Stars books from Martingale, & each & every one of them have been so much fun. But this latest book, 'Mix It Up' is one of my absolute favorites!
I had so much fun making my quilt, called 'Rosebud Pinwheels', & I had even more fun using Moda's 'Cupcake Mix' papers to make it! I also have tagged several pages in the book - because there are sooo many projects I want to make from it. I love that in a book... so many amazing projects to make (or at least dream about!). (I do have to admit... I have quite a few books that I've bought just to dream over!)
While all the designs in the book were inspired & created with the Cake Mix or Cupcake papers that (the genius) 'Miss Rosie' at Moda has created & it makes them so much fun to make, the book also includes guidance of how to convert what can be made with each of the Cake Mix & Cupcake Mix papers so you could make the projects a more traditional way.
But... I do hope that you will give using the Cake Mix & Cupcake Mix papers a try. They are so much fun!! (Oh!, & there is a step-by-step photos of how you use then & lots of tips!) I'm not one that jumps pn the bandwagon for every product that is released, but I have to admit that, when there are a lot of them to be made... I love using these papers for making half-square triangles (& quarter-square triangles too). The accuracy is amazing & the process is so. much fun.!
If you would like a chance to win your own copy or an e-book of Mix It Up... be sure to come back the week of November 4th - for the blog hop we will be doing with Martingale, Moda, & the designers - with some of our favorites from this wonderful book, & some amazing facts about the Moda All-Stars books...!
Here's to inspiring books & fun projects!
thanks for taking part of the great giveaway
What a lovely quilt! Thank you for the giveaway.
WOW. What a great giveaway. I would like to try one of these cake mixes. Thanks!!
This quilt of yours is so sweet and looks like one to cuddle up with. Thanks for the giveaway!
That quilt is just lovely. I love all that white with the soft colors.
Love your beautiful quilt. I actually have some cake papers but I haven’t used them yet. I would love to win this book.
I check your website everyday just to see what your up too…..i also live in Corona de Tucson on the other side of the world according to Tucson AZ
You collections are so beautiful!! And l love the names that you give them!!
Love the soft colors in your quilt. This would look beautiful in my guest room. ;) Thank you for sharing.
Love your soft colors! Looks like a great book.
Would love to win the book and do your quilt. so soft and cuddly .
Love your quilt. The book is a must have.
Your quilt is beautiful and so peaceful!
What a lovely soft feminine quilt! I’d enjoy making it
I am almost finished with the a quilt top made with the cake mix papers, I was pretty slow when I sewed on the paper but i really appreciated how easy they make putting the quilt together. It was so accurate with seams and points lining up with no problems.
Your quilt is lovely—I would like to try the cake mixes—looks like fun!!
A beautiful quilt! Love the soft colors.
I have tried the mixes, and love them.
I really love your quilt made using the paper cake mixes! I also love your fabric lines. Count me in, I’d love to win!!
I love your soft colors! They appeal to me is much as the Reproductions in reds and greens…what a fun project you created.
Great book, awesome quilts. Looking forward to trying some of these, as well as the cake mix papers.
I am loving seeing what everyone is doing with this fabric. thank you for sharing and inspiring. I love your quilt. I have never heard of these papers and would love to give them a try.
Sure h a lovely quilt. Your fabrics are beautiful.
I’m really enjoying seeing the creativity with these papers! I’d love to give it a go!!!
Love the quilt! Pastels are my favorites and your fabrics are the ones I always check out first. Thank you!