15 December 2017

Sunny Happy Unicorn

Sunny. Happy. Rainbow Unicorn!

Yummy! I love it!

The bubbly blue background fabric was from stash. It's I Spy... In the Amazon by Northcott Fabrics. I was thinking a pink background would be best, but found this blue and went with it. 

The backing was a recent purchase from Fabric Snob during the Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales. There was only one piece left and not enough to cover the whole backing. I made it work by pairing it up with a sunny piece from my stash.

Of course, this was finished using the organic wavy line quilting with my walking foot, using a plain white Gutermann Thread both on top and in the bobbin.

Some of my favourite pieces....

The script text print I made on Spoonflower a long, long time ago and finally used...

The dainty prancing hooves...

The rainbow array of modern prints used for the mane and tail...

Sunny. Bright. And Happy.

The backing is Wistful Winds by Riley Blake Designs, bordered top and bottom with Fancy by Lily Ashbury for Moda, which was also used for the binding. I am so happy with the way this worked out and the sunny frame the yellow/orange binding provides against the blue background on the front.

The "Rainbow Unicorn" quilt finished at 40" x 51"
and was the 62nd use of my 2nd edition of 100 labels
ordered from Ikaprint.

Mini Horse version will be posted soon!

Horse or Rainbow Unicorn finished size is FULL 42" x 51" or HALF 21" x 19".

This quilt pattern comes with instructions for the both the horse and the unicorn and for making the block with or without the horn in both sizes.

Want to make your own horse or unicorn?

You can find the pattern here.

Sale ends soon!!!

In appreciation for all your support throughout the year, I want to thank each and every one of you. There is a sale going on in my shop. SALE30 will get you 30% off any purchase of $30 USD or more for the remainder of 2017.

Linking up to Finish it up Friday with 

Amanda Jean of Crazy Mom Quilts

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Jasmine said...

You continually amaze me with your darling designs. I like the blue background and floral backing on this rainbow unicorn. It is like the unicorn is dancing through the flowers.

Little Quiltsong said...

Beautiful Lorna - and I so admire your quilting on it. Love how it flows!

Alison said...

This is just darling! I really love that fabric you used for the binding!

Rosemary B❤️ said...

Just beautiful Lorna.
You inspire me. I love the mini horse too.
I love the quilting too

Kimberly Smith said...

That's really beautiful! We should all make one so we can prove they really exist; just whip out our quilt!

Cheryl said...

Great finish and I love the mini version!!

Danice said...

Another pretty design and quilt. It is really pretty.

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