Sweet Diamonds Top Finish

Ta Da!  Even though I have been busy getting the new brick and mortar location for Pink Castle Fabrics ready (soon!  very very soon!) I somehow managed to finish a quilt top.  Back in September of last year I started this quilt.  I couldn’t sleep one night and I was browsing Pinterest on my iPhone (as I do most nights) and I decided to just get up and start making a quilt.  I really liked this quilt and I just started pulling fabrics.  It’s a pretty simple and traditional pattern but I wanted to take it a more modern and bright direction.

I’m very excited with the way it turned out.  And I’m really loving the Spot On tiny dots from Robert Kaufman.  I used them here for the sashing and the small black squares.  It’s really a great size dot and very “in” right now in fashion.   Here’s a closer photo for a better view of the sashing:

My sister is already trying to claim this quilt.  We’ll see Lauren!  Now to decide how to have it quilted…

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3 Responses to Sweet Diamonds Top Finish

  1. Ashley says:

    I don’t know where you find the time! Craziness! I love everything about this – from the blocks to the color scheme. I especially love the sashing! So cute 🙂 What a great quilt and – smart sister!

  2. Megan says:

    So cute! I thought the sashing was gray in the first picture. Love how it turned out!

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