Saturday, June 6, 2015

Mini Squares

I've always admired these types of quilts with the offset squares and lots of negative space to play with so I made one to decorate my office. The final measurements are 38" x 38".

I started out with a mini charm pack of Valori Wells Blueprint Basics.  Kona Pewter was used for the background.

For the FMQ I once again raided my Christina Cameli books for inspiration.  At the same time I wanted to mimic one of the print patterns in the squares.  

Books for inspiration combined with fabric design turned into this:

On of my friends commented that it reminds her of the popular Orla Kiely pattern seen often at Target!