[BQF] rainbow entry: it’s a hexi world

it's a hexi world | veni vidi vicky

While the industry celebrated new and upcoming fabrics and sewing tools at the Quilt Market in Houston this past weekend, the Internet (well, Amy’s Creative Side) celebrates the Blogger’s Quilt Festival for all us folks who stayed home. Besides it being a neat way to show your own favourite project off it’s also a place to meet other bloggers and dive into some new-to-you blogs.

it's a hexi world | veni vidi vicky
it's a hexi world | veni vidi vicky

I decided to enter my Hexagon World Map Quilt into the ROYGBIV (rainbow) category. I made it during the summer from lots of scraps I had left over, so it has all colours of the rainbow starting with blue in Alaska to violet in East Asia.
The Hexagons were appliquéd with straight lines running from corner to corner. If you want to read more about this quilt, how and why I made it, check out my original post for it.

it's a hexi world | veni vidi vicky

The voting on the various categories starts November 1st. So make sure to check out all the entries and vote for your favourites to win some lovely prizes.


this post is linked up with Blogger's Quilt Festival 
at Amy's Creative Side


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  1. patchworkatelier

    Liebe Vicky,
    auch dieser Quilt ist Dir wunderbar gelungen!!!
    Ich drück Dir ganz fest die Daumen und ich werde Dir natürlich auch ein “voting” geben….

    • venividivicky

      I was wondering where to enter this quilt but decided against the modern category, because I sensed a more geometric, simplistic vibe from the entries already submitted.
      Thank you so much for your lovely words, Angie!

  2. Hilary Florence

    I’m not into hexagon quilts, but I really like what you have done here. Attaching them to the background as you have gives a whole new dimension. I love the modern look of this quilt. I hope you do well. good luck

    • venividivicky

      Thank you so much Hilary. I hadn’t been interested in hexies before I learned about this technique, either. I visited your blog and wow, your quilting skills are out of this world! xx Vicky

      On Tue, Nov 4, 2014 at 7:20 PM, veni vidi vicky wrote:


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