Monday, February 7, 2011

Life is like a bowlful Of __________________

so I decided on Lavender as my color for this quilt challenge. I love the smell of lavender and the color and also I think it will look great with black and white.

I have looked online for some lavender inspiration so here are a few I found:

And for fabric I found this lovely Batik Lavender Cascade fabric by Avlyn fabric:

I also have been trying to think of a design and thinking some thing fresh and modern. I have been reviewing some of the quilts on Flickr and here are some that caught my eye:

You can read more about this here

From Flickr I found this and other wonderful designs from

Now I am off to sleep to smell some lavender and dream some great quilt designs!

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Spring is on the way

I was playing around with different aperture setting on my camera and like how this one turned out.

It is taken from the deck which is off our bedroom.