Perhaps I'm just too new to quilting but could you please explain what FE and FS mean on the pattern?
FE = "fat eighth" or a 9" x 22" cut ... a fat quarter, cut in halfFS = "fat sixteenth" or a 9" x 11" cut ... a fat eighth, cut in halfHope that helps!
That makes sense! Thank you!
Cute block! Thanks for sharing.Freemotion by the River Linky Party Tuesday
Thanks so much Connie - appreciate the opportunity to share!
That is a super fun quilt! Yoshi is probably my favorite out of the bunch, too. :)
Thanks so much Yvonne!
I should have never seen this because now I want to make one! I'm for sure never letting my boys know that there is such a quilt or I'd never hear the end of it! And all those squares! It looks great!
Thanks Jehnny - when I stop to think about all those tiny squares, I really do wonder what I was thinking ... but then my little guy runs by and tells me he loves it, and it's totally worth it. :) Happy sewing!
I am LOVING this quilt... and Yoshi is just fabulous.
Yay! Thanks so much for stopping by.
These are just tooooo cute! What a fun quilt along. Will be fun to see this come together.
Thanks so much Paula - glad you stopped by!
Wow... That really looks like the quilt along that Angela Pingel from CutToPieces did last year.
Thanks for stopping by Cherie. I've seen a number of fantastic pixel quilts based on Nintendo art out there, including Angela's awesome Mario project! While some of our blocks are similar to other quilts out in blogland - you couldn't really escape that with a Mario quilt - we've also added some new and different characters, and mixed up the sizes, shapes, and layouts of the blocks.I knew after making my Mario pillow in 2010 that using the fusible interfacing method was the only way to tackle a project like this and that someday I was going to have to make an entire quilt using some of my favorite characters.I loved drawing inspiration from some of my favorite Nintendo quilts and cross-stitch patterns to create my own version of a Mario quilt for my son, and hope that these the free tutorials I'm sharing will help inspire others to make their own quilts. Happy sewing!
Oh my gosh my brothers (and my husband) would love this quilt. Definitely going on my "to make" list!
Hooray! Truth be told, I think my husband is a little jealous that the finished quilt will live on our son's bed and not ours ... Happy sewing!
Ha! Love it! Isn't it great to have shortcuts to help us out? I've used the fusible grid before, and it really is darn handy.
It's lifesaving! I don't think this project would survive without it! Thanks for stopping by!
too cute! I think that pixel quilts are so neat!Thanks so much for sharing at Needle and Thread Thursday!:) Kelly @ My Quilt Infatuation
Those are some teeny tiny squares! Thanks for the tips on how you managed!
OH my goodness! This is fantastic!