One for Spring

Melee the quilt is finished! I have, however, changed the name to “Vibrance” which is much more positive. This was made from blocks I had put away for some time. The blocks were cut up in varying shapes and sizes and put on the design wall with a minimal plan.

The center of this quilt was definitely planned.
The two ends of the quilt had the full triangles as a border.

It was back from the long arm quilter last week and I couldn’t wait to add the binding. Yes, there were extra “corners,” but they were easy. This quilt definitely has the colors and vibrance of spring. And I have been SO craving spring!

After auditioning several solid fabrics, I chose this bright blue for binding- it accentuates some of the colors of the quilt. The few extras of the blocks are on the back so no leftovers. A real win! The polka dot backing fabric adds to the fun of the quilt.

This quilt is going to live in my living room for a while. It will be a bright spot until the real Spring arrives. Do you have a favorite season? Do you display quilts that reflect that season?

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  1. Oh, this is so pretty!! I love all the bright colors and I absolutely love that you didn’t square off the corners!!! This is sure to bring the feeling of spring no matter where you are šŸ˜€

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  2. Hi Joyce! The name change is certainly warranted! The colors are so pretty – you can’t help but smile when you look at it. I love that center triangle in pink – it looks like a bird to me with the fancy eye narrowing to a beak. I’m so glad you’re going to enjoy it yourself and brighten your world. {{Hugs}} ~smile~ Roseanne

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