A little while ago it was a good friends birthday. I was debating what to get her
I am so very happy with how this has come out and how very different it looks to the original: much less quilting, much brighter colours.
I have to confess I very nearly didn’t hand it over as I rather fell in love with it, but sensibility reigned (along with Mr f&f who is feeling a bit over-run by cushions and blankets apparently!) and my friend is very happy with it, which is the most important bit!
The background colours pretty much all came from my stash. I was lucky enough to be able to find the exact colours that I needed. The hot pink and orange are linen whereas the green is
To quilt, I simply went diagonally from corner to corner and then spaced the lines about 1.5″ apart. I even managed a zip closure on the back with a little flap to hide it!
Such a fun project! Hope you’re having a lovely Bank Holiday weekend,
Today’s sky ● overcast and grey but warm