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Sewn Scandinavian Series: Natural Harmony Quilt Pattern

Scandinavian Series Sewn Quilt Patterns

Sewn Scandinavian Series: Natural Harmony Quilt Pattern

The quilt shown above is available as a quilt kit in my shop here!   Here we are with the release of the second pattern in the Sewn Scandinavian Quilt Pattern Series! This pattern series is all about Scandinavian design and each modern quilt pattern is inspired by a different principle of this unique design style.      The quilt above is available as a kit from Lamb & Loom Fabrics.   The Natural Harmony Quilt Pattern is inspired by nature. I would say the leading influence in Scandinavian design is nature. True Scandi design originates from the Nordic Countries....

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Design Inspiration for Modern Quilts

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Design Inspiration for Modern Quilts

  The number one question I get asked is: "Where do you get the inspiration for your modern quilt patterns?"    Pattern seen here is the Perfect Placement Quilt Pattern. There is one simple answer: beautiful interiors. There are so many design elements that inspire me!    Tile: Most of you know that the Italian Tiles Quilt Pattern is inspired by this ancient marble floor I took a photo of in a cathedral in Tuscany. Almost all the photos I took in Italy were of marble floor and tile patterns that could be quilt patterns!   Find the Italian Tiles Quilt...

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Sewn Scandinavian Series: Perfect Placement Quilt

Scandinavian Series Sewn Quilt Patterns

Sewn Scandinavian Series: Perfect Placement Quilt

We are kicking off another quilt pattern series today with our first pattern - Perfect Placement Quilt. In this series I want to study some of the basic principles that guide Scandinavian Interior Design. I love Scandinavian design and I feel like it ties closely with my personal style so I wanted to explore it a little more with a quilt pattern series.  Scandinavian design is very thoughtful. Everything in the home either has a purpose or provides some kind of inspiration. They are intentional about their selections and how the furniture/accessories are used throughout each space. Everything has the perfect placement. ...

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Leaded Light Quilt Pattern

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Leaded Light Quilt Pattern

Buy the Leaded Light Quilt Pattern here!  Introducing the Leaded Light Quilt Pattern! I have wanted to design a quilt pattern inspired by the architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright for a while now. I remember studying several of his buildings while studying Interior Design in college. It's been said that by setting the standard for Prairie Style houses he established the first true, American architecture. He advised his students to, "study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you."   Quilt kit available from Lamb & Loom here!  Wright spent most of his childhood on the...

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Free Mudroom Planter Basket Tutorial

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Free Mudroom Planter Basket Tutorial

  Hey there! Today we have a slightly different companion tutorial to the Mudroom Quilt Pattern. I have done several free pillow and wall hanging tutorials which could easily be applied to this quilt pattern, but I wanted to try something different.    I have always dreamed of having a beautiful Fiddle Lead Fig tree in the corner of our dining room. The boys are finally old enough to know not to mess with the plants that are at their eye level - so I went for it! I was super lucky to find such a pretty, full tree at...

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