My design wall has gotten a workout these last few days. I took a collection of leftover fabrics from a successful beach themed quilt from a couple years ago and set out to make a different one. I considered them all to be neutral fabrics, and I made some contrasting rail fence blocks to go with them. I felt I was on the right track when my DH observed, “That’s not very colorful.”
Unfortunately, there wasn’t much contrast between the rails and the background. Time to go more neutral.
Hmmm. More neutral.
Here is my finished top. Obviously, I have quite a pile of rejected patches. They will need to become something. This is why we’re never finished making quilts.
I hope you’re playing with fabric today.
I’m linking up with Design Wall Monday at Patchwork Times.