Wednesday, July 6, 2011

A new profession

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If I had a dime for every water balloon I’ve filled up this week I’d be rich. RICH. Forget lemonade stands….water balloon stands are where its at.

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(I just noticed this quilt is upside down!)

For those of you that asked and are waiting… I finished up the Bizzy Kid pattern. It’s only available in a PDF right now…and fyi…it’s a big file, 12 pages, and includes instructions for the kid size (48" x 60") or a twin size (60" x 80").

You can find the pattern here.

Also for those of you that asked, the solids in this are Kona Cottons in Chartreuse, Coral, School bus, and of course White. I have fabric ordered for a twin size version of this quilt for my son’s bed…a not so bright version. :)

28 comments:

Happy Turtle said...

I love how bright this quilt is. Makes me happy. :)

prsd4tim2 said...

Love your Bizzy Kid quilt. So bright and fresh. Nice!

Angela {fussycut} said...

That is a great quilt Allison! There aren't that many patterns suitable for a boy room (in my opinion) but this is perfect.

Mary said...

Gorgeous quilt! Love the colors so much!

randi said...

GREAT quilt! the colors are just perfect!

Linda said...

This IS a happy quilt! Love the colors you've used along with the pattern!

Debbie said...

Love the quilt! Very nice!

Amy said...

Lovin the colours of the quilt! <= I am an Aussie so I spell colours that way ;-P

Water ballons are a load of fun aren't they?!

Patti said...

Love the quilt and the bright colours, but I would never have known that it was upside down!!

Kelly O. said...

oh yeah. I bought it.
I HAD TO!
you left me no choice.
It's fabulousness just overcame me and before I knew it I hit the paypal button.
I'm pulling fabrics now.... :)

Kelly O. said...

hope you don't mind (and if you do please let me know and I'll take it down pronto)but I blogged about the bizzy kid and I stole your photo to do it...(I gave credit, obviously)

I was just so excited and had to share!

Annie said...

FINALLY! I have actually been checking your blog every day to see when you would have that pattern out! I just bought it, but I did not give you my email address. How can I get that to you?

Dawn said...

Love it! I think I'll go buy the pattern right now! :)

LuLu said...

Oh my goodness, I love this pattern! I had to hurry and snatch one up while they are $5. And I love how it's so bright and cheery.

toots2u said...

love these photos!

Sandra Henderson said...

I'm really enjoying your blog!~ you are so amazing at ALLLL you do ! Keep it up! Great quilt!

Amanda said...

I love your blog. Especially looking at all those colorful quilts! It just makes me happy! :)

Sunny greetings from Germany

Courtney said...

Even your water balloons on grass look beautiful! You have such a great eye for color and design. Thanks for making awesome patterns for all the quilters with boys. We need to look out for each other!

tracy_a said...

Fun quilt - I love the colors!

Andrea said...

I love the beautiful colors!

Cammie said...

My niece and nephew sold water balloons a few weeks ago and made $60 in no time. It was fantastic!

pbach1 said...

water balloons -- what a great idea! think i'll make a bunch for the (rotten) neighborhood kids this weekend . . .

Christina said...

Seriously an awesome quilt! I think my favorite of all of yours.

Elisabeth said...

Wow, first, I love the quilt, second, I wish I'd come up with the water baloon stand when I was a kid!!

Theophanie said...

You know, I just might try a water balloon stand. Also, your quilt is super fun!

Tammy said...

I love bright colors and you have made this quilt pop! Beautiful!

**nicke... said...

totally loving this one! it is next on my list to buy!

jennV said...

Amazing. I haven't quilted in a long time and i'm smitten.

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