I bought this fabric the other day, the designs and colours delighted me and got me thinking that the tiered diamond shapes would be simple and effective for a quilt block.
I pulled out some of my upholstery fabric to play with for the colours more than the weight and tried my luck – Hmm, needs a bit of work but the idea is there, I wanted to recreate the diamond shape but it’s not big enough to show the diamond off properly.
I started to look at lots of images and books on the net and found this dover book (copyright free) on Amazon for inspiration:
Perhaps a journey into Covent Garden’s Dover Bookshop soon is required? If you live in London and haven’t yet been, it’s well worth a visit:)
- My colour choice is……. (alwaysquilting.wordpress.com)