Modern Triangle Quilts Blog Tour

Modern Triangle Quilts Blog Tour
April 12, 2017 nicole
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Hi friends,

Rebecca Bryan’s most recent finish is a beautiful new book for Stash Books called Modern Triangle Quilts. I am pleased to call this talented woman a dear friend of mine and am so excited to add this book to my collection right next to her last book Modern Rainbows.

Modern Handcraft // Modern Triangle Quilts Blog Hop

Her take on Sampler quilts is just genius. I’m a huge fan of very geometric quilt patterns and solid fabrics so this is not only visually appealing, the quilt options are endless.

You can stick with a specific triangle type: Equilateral, Right or Isoceles or mix them up for a unique combo.

Modern Handcraft // Modern Triangle Quilts Blog Hop

I especially love the paper pieced patterns in the book, they were easy to follow and make for a very modern look. This black and white quilt will be a work in progress over the next few months. Digging through my large stash of black and white fabrics is going to be a big treat, and this is just the perfect project to use them in.

Modern Handcraft // Modern Triangle Quilts Blog Hop

Modern Handcraft // Modern Triangle Quilts Blog Hop

I used a combo of Me + You fabrics Indah Batiks line in black and white and some of my precious Libs Elliot True Love fabrics from Andover.

Modern Handcraft // Modern Triangle Quilts Blog Hop

Instead of a typical book tour hop, Becca asked a few of us to make and send a block from Modern Triangle Quilts inspired by a beautiful blue / green Kona color palette curated by Becca herself.

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She combined all of our blocks to create a quilt she named the Well Wishes Quilt.

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Also be sure to visit all of the other awesome stops on the blog:

Thanks for stopping by friends – happy sewing!

-Nicole

Comments (20)

  1. Author
    nicole 1 year ago

    Testing

  2. Meaghan 1 year ago

    Feeling pretty obsessed with light sage, warm eggplant, blush pink, white, and linen right now! Really calming, centering tones. Thanks for this chance to win!

  3. Rochelle Summers 1 year ago

    Well, my stash is heavy on blues, so I think that is what I would use. This is an exciting looking book with the level of dimension given to the quilts by color placement.

  4. Tac 1 year ago

    I love your black and white triangle block! Right now I think I would use purple and turquoise. The book looks amazing. Thank you for chance to win.

  5. Becky 1 year ago

    Black and white of course, always a classic and even more inspiring now that I’ve seen it done superbly!

  6. MaryAnn 1 year ago

    Mint, grey and navy!

  7. Veronica 1 year ago

    I love orange and turquoise together. That has always been one of my favorite color combos.

  8. Eve Graham 1 year ago

    I would definitely choose the teal orange and grey combo! Modern and gorgeous!

  9. Flavia Castanheira 1 year ago

    WHAT COLOR COMBO YOU WOULD CHOOSE IN SOLIDS TO CREATE YOUR MODERN TRIANGLE MASTERPIECE?
    I would probably choose dark, medium and light gray; dark, medium and light yellow and. last but not least, white.
    I have seen many modern quilts with this colorway and I think they match with geometric shapes

  10. Terry 1 year ago

    Thanks for the chance at this great giveaway.
    I might do a quilt in reds and cream or denim and white and stick in some wool pieces.
    Love your ideas 😍

  11. Oh my! I think I would love a combination of aqua, coral, navy and green.

  12. Kim 1 year ago

    So my quilt guild is celebrating its 40th year by having a Ruby Jubilee quilt show – I think this quilt done all in shades of red and white would be amazing!

  13. Kim Muller 1 year ago

    I would make a triangle quilting in gray, orange and lime green!

  14. Julie 1 year ago

    I just love the look of the triangles!

  15. Barbara 1 year ago

    I would use blues and greens, always love the “sea glass” look. Thanks for the chance to win.

  16. Melissa Reilly 1 year ago

    I’m looking to play with a new color combo (for me) — Navy, Turquoise, with small accents of Pantone’s color of the year green. Would love to try it out with this wonderful book. Thanks!

  17. Sarah 1 year ago

    Love this quilt!! How fun that she had you all contribute for it. For my quilt I would use oranges, pinks, and reds. I just love how those colors blaze when they are put together.

  18. Christine 1 year ago

    I”m all about the greys and yellows!

  19. Lisa Elston 1 year ago

    Love the book! I would use hot pink, tangerine, white and gray for a modern triangle quilt

  20. Author
    nicole 1 year ago

    Hi Eve! You are this weeks winner – I will email you for your mailing info for the book. Thanks again!

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