Serendipity Quilt

I love this quilt because it gets rid of both a UFO and some scraps!

I had this great backing fabric with all the color names you can imagine written on it, and I had just finished backing a quilt with it. Did NOT want to put the scraps in a scrap drawer if I could help it–those are overflowing!

Blocks finish 6″, so this is an 18″ square section to show fabrics

At the same time, I had these great little sew-and-flip stars from a block swap and needed to do something with them. Serendipity!

Here is a single block showing the quilting:Here is the finished quilt:

QUILT DETAILS

Name: Serendipity

Finished size: 42” x 42”

Alternate blocks are Windham Fabrics Modern Hand fabric

Sew and flip stars from a group swap

Designed, made, and quilted by me

18 thoughts on “Serendipity Quilt

  1. Oh, this really works. It’s a stand alone piece but with the extremely added pluses of using up plenty of scraps and finishing up a WIP. The printed ‘color’ fabric unites it all together and the quilting enhances rather than overtakes the quilt.
    Are you using your own pattern for those stars?

  2. Bravo on hitting two quilting birds with one stone! I think the finished quilt looks great, and love all the colorful stars inbetween the color words. Congratulations!

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