Thursday, October 9, 2014

OMBRE! - It's My Birthday!!!

Ombre! It sounds like a word of celebration! As a noun, according to the Meriam Webster dictionary, ombre is an old three-handed card game popular in Europe especially in the 17th and 18th centuries. As an adjective, however, ombre is defined as having colors or tones that shade into each other - used especially for fabrics in which the color is graduated from light to dark.


The recent trend in quilting has incorporated the use of ombre fabrics. Here are some of our favorites!


Yipes! Stripes!

shadesquilt

This Ombre Chevrons design can be achieved using our free tutorial for half square triangles and ombre fabric.

ombre chevrons

Also, check out the gallery for our use of ombre fabric in the sashing.

seabreeze

Bus


Join the fun of working with ombre fabric! Supplies have been in high demand – [button title="Shop Now" url=http://www.lovequilting.com/ style="big active arrow-right"] before it's all gone!

ombre

Today is my birthday! From now through Sunday, 10/12/14, use coupon code CHOCOLATE – because I would love a big piece of chocolate birthday cake - and receive $5 off your order of $50 or more!

bday cake


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