Sunday, April 30, 2017

April: OMG complete!

I finished my April One Monthly Goal! My goal had been to take the star blocks you see here and finish the quilt. 
I ended up adding a little pop of color to the outer border for one reason only--I ran out of the background gray fabric and decided I would finish the quilt with what fabric I had rather than getting more. I had leftover scraps of the star colors, so i pieced a section using the colors from each star for that particular side. 
I love the bright colors in this quilt! The solids are all from Paintbrush Studio's Painter's Palette Solids, and they're such a silky pleasure to work with. 

Find the tutorial I used from Confessions of a Fabric Addict here.

3 comments:

  1. I love this quilt and the color pop in the border is perfect. Thanks for linking up with Elm Street Quilts One Monthly Goal and congrats on your finish.

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  2. It's really eye catching! I really like the border!

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  3. Brilliant solution to your problem!! Really adds so much to the quilt and you were definitely thinking like the quilters of yesteryear who used what they had to finish a quilt!! Congrats on your finish...now to get it quilted!!

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