27 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Whispered Lace

By |June 27th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|36 Comments

Whispered Lace is the cover quilt for Modern Neutrals, and I think is a great example of the rest of the book.  I had a great time mixing neutral color palettes to create a beautiful quilt! Whispered Lace : Whispered Lace measures 96″ x 96″. Pieced by me – on my Baby Lock Melody. Quilted by [...]

27 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Waves

By |June 27th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|1 Comment

Waves is a soothing, graphic quilt! Made with a variety of prints, to add interest and fun. Waves : Waves measures 60″ x 72″. Pieced by Amy Smart at Diary of a Quilter! Quilted by Natalia Bonner - with all the quilts in Modern Neutrals, I asked Natalia to keep it simple, no frills, and I [...]

27 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Sliced

By |June 27th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|1 Comment

Sliced was a burst of inspiration while writing Modern Neutrals.  Usually I have things all planned out and, mostly stick to the plan! I love the subtle shift of the blocks on the diagonal. Sliced : Sliced measures 54″ x 54″, with block and fabric requirements for a larger bed quilt included. Pieced by me [...]

26 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Triangle Fury

By |June 26th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|4 Comments

Triangle Fury is super graphic and paper pieced to keep all those angles in check! Triangle Fury : Triangle Fury measures 45″ x 54″, with an alternate layout suggestion for a bed quilt. Expertly pieced by Mary of Mary on Lake Pulaski! Quilted by Natalia Bonner - with all the quilts in Modern Neutrals, I asked [...]

26 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Shifting Sands

By |June 26th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|0 Comments

Shifting Sands is the quickest quilt in the book! Fun to make and easy to incorporate in any space. Shifting Sands : Shifting Sands measures 50″ x 60″. Pieced by Kendra from Miss Knitta's Studio! Quilted by Natalia Bonner - with all the quilts in Modern Neutrals, I asked Natalia to keep it simple, no frills, [...]

24 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Prism

By |June 24th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|4 Comments

I love the stark contrast and dominant shapes that emerge when these crisp blocks are turned and sewn into a quilt top! Prism is stunning and quite simple to make too. Prism : Prism measures 63″ x 81″. Pieced by Trish of Notes of Sincerity! Quilted by Natalia Bonner - with all the quilts in Modern [...]

24 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Quadrille

By |June 24th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|2 Comments

Quadrille is a simple update to a quarter cabin block.  I love the shapes and patterns that emerge with the addition of half-square triangle units! Quadrille: Quadrille  measures 63″ x 72″ with fabric and block requirements for a twin quilt included. Pieced by me – on my Baby Lock Melody. Quilted by Natalia Bonner - with all [...]

20 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Pleated Patchwork

By |June 20th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|0 Comments

Pleated Patchwork is the one that almost got away! Since there is nothing else in the book quite like it, I put it in the front to set the tone of the book.  Adding texture to living spaces, is the whole goal! This quilt is a great way to incorporate a variety of prints, in [...]

20 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Pivot

By |June 20th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|3 Comments

Pivot is a fun quilt to piece, and dynamic! Pivot : Pivot measures 54″ x 63″. Pieced by me – on my Baby Lock Melody. Quilted by Natalia Bonner - with all the quilts in Modern Neutrals, I asked Natalia to keep it simple, no frills, and I love the results! Fabrics used in Modern Neutrals were [...]

19 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Placid Curves

By |June 19th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|8 Comments

Placid Curves is a showstopper! I've watched a number of people flip through Modern Neutrals, and nearly every one had to stop and look at Placid Curves just a bit longer than the rest. While there are a lot of tiny squares and rectangles, there are actually not any curves - simply the illusion of [...]

19 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: Piked Peaks

By |June 19th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|3 Comments

Piked Peaks is a controlled scrappy quilt, made with half-square triangle units.  I fell in love with the layout and had to make it! Piked Peaks : Piked Peaks measures 48″ x 60″ with fabric and block requirements for a smaller baby size included. Pieced by me - on my Baby Lock Melody. Quilted by [...]

18 06, 2013

Modern Neutrals :: In Motion

By |June 18th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Neutrals|4 Comments

In Motion, is one of my favorite quilts in the book! With lots of half-square triangle units, this quilt is not  a quick project, but SO worth the time and energy! My girls helped me press all those HST units, having an assistant or two is always helpful :) I shared about my fabric selection and [...]