And some offer joys of versatility. In a previous post I mentioned the attic windows pattern which works well with many different fabrics and which comes out quite different each time (http://quiltjourneysofmidnightglory.blogspot.com/2011/02/windows.html). I've also posted about the three different pieces I made out of the monster fabric I fell in love with (http://quiltjourneysofmidnightglory.blogspot.com/2011/02/monsters-take-3.html). And now I am on a "Warm Wishes" kick.
This pattern is simple, with squares and strips and all straight lines. The beauty of it lies in the color combination and the layout. The first one I did with this pattern was this, to warm a friend's new house:
And here's the result:
And the reverse? Here it is:
I was gifted this awesome fabric by my sister in law a few years ago and it's been waiting for just the right project. Charlotte's parents like animals and so this was the perfect backing fabric.The quilt is going in the post tomorrow (I hope) and Charlotte should have it by the end of the week, with the rest of our warm wishes.