A New Fondness. . .

Monday, November 29, 2010

This is my latest "mini" quilt. I'm part of this round's Modern Swappers group, and this is the project I came up with. My partner has modeled her sewing room in orange, purple and gray. Initially, I was a bit hesitant; but, I definitely have a new fondness for this color combination. It reminds of sweet grape and orange popsicles on a warm summer day. With the exception of the gray, this was stitched up with strips leftover from several larger projects. I did a square spiral quilting to emphasis the strips. Wouldn't a full size quilt in this colorway be fun!

Hope you all had a lovely holiday!

3 comments:

  1. Love it! These colors work so well together - love your inspiration imagery too. You should definitely do this in a larger quilt. You have a lucky partner to receive this swap!

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  2. This is exactly like grape juice and orange popsicles! What an awesome description...I love the colors together and the block is just fantastic!

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  3. Yup, the block is outstanding.
    As far as the grey think of it as the city sidewalks you skipped on while enjoying those popsicles. :)

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