Pink is the new….

Another Pink themed Paper Piecing Monday…

pinwheel snowball quilt blockToday’s block is the last one for my baby quilt.  It is another EQ inspired block that I turned into a paper pieced pattern.  You can find the free PDF pattern for this 12 inch block here…Pinwheel Snowball

pink block piecesNow that I have completed four of these blocks, I have been playing with the layout for the baby quilt.  For the first time I had a plan for my paper piecing Monday blocks before I started making them…

baby quilt wipI knew I wanted to make the most of the scrappy black and white background fabric so I cut a stack of 6 1/2 inch square blocks from my b/w stash and started playing with the layout.

design wall wipI have a bit more rearranging to do with the blocks, but I am close to being happy with the layout.  My hope is to have the top done by Friday…weather permitting!

19 thoughts on “Pink is the new….

  1. “My black and white stash”… Now I know what I am missing: a themed stash. Guess I need to go shopping (the 10 tubs of fabric groan at that). Love the baby quilt layout. The zebra fabric is extra cute.

  2. Hmm, you’ve reminded me my black & white stash is rather low… I need to go shopping! Love the layout, I think the contrast is great and the combination is sweet for a little girl’s quilt.

  3. Ivy posted about your blog and your beautiful blocks on the Modern Quilting group on FB – thank you so much for the gorgeous, free patterns!! Love your work and I’m now following you directly!

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