Fat Quarter Shop has a fun way to start the week!
This is a new pattern that you can download called
The first thing that comes to mind with the name of peppermint bark is
the Christmas holidays...
but although the pattern looks great in traditional and non-traditional
holiday fabrics... they asked a few bloggers to put their spin on the pattern!
So of course, I thought I would use soft Spring colors...
no surprise there, right?
What I really love about the pattern is the cross center...
and then the bonus of the pinwheel within the cross.
It also has at swoony looking star... so those elements combined
made for a super fun, super-sized block!
(but not too big)
I added a bicycle border to add to that
"perfect day for a picnic" or "let's go fly a kite" look!
I think it will make a nice wall hanging or patio table table cloth!
And with all the fun new Christmas fabric starting to arrive in the stores...
like Fat Quarter Shop....
I am sure to find something fun and make a larger size
quilt for fall or next winter!
Couldn't you just see this made up in Fig Tree fabrics???
Be sure to take a look at the You Tube video
on the Fat Quarter Shop link and also get a copy of the
Enjoy the rest of the blog hop...
and I wasn't kidding...
this is the recipe I use for making Peppermint Bark!
You'll love it!