2014-02-11

2014 Olympics - for Quilters!

Are you watching the Olympic Games all day long? You're not so much into sports? Then you still have to watch to see the beautiful decorations on the outfits of the athletes, the boards, the buildings!

Colorful diamond shaped patchwork - very inspiring!

Do a Google search for "Sochi 2014 designs" to find images like these:





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Here's a story about the logo and style for this years Olympics:

http://www.underconsideration.com/brandnew/archives/follow-up_xxii_olympic_winter_games.php#.UvntGoWGfWB


And this is a great website to see the history of the designs in all of the patches:
http://sochi2014.bosco.ru/en/



Now the wait is for Moda to launch a series of fabrics for us, inspired by the 2014 Olympics :)

You just have to love Russia's folkart. Here's a photo Theo took in Moscow:


 


Have fun!

Loes


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