Sunday, 17 May 2015

Blogger's Quilt Festival Spring Fling Mini

I am entering my Spring Fling Mini Quilt into the Blogger's Quilt Festival Mini Quilt Category. I know many of you may have just seen this quilt recently as the Spring Fling Mini Swap just happened last month but I hope you won't mind seeing it here again. I loved making this quilt for my swap partner.

Spring Fling Mini Quilt. Designed, pieced and quilted by Anita LaHay of Daydreams of Quilts.
I collected all my low volume polka dotted fabrics from the scraps in my stash to piece the background. I cut the flower stems and blooms from bright fabrics in my stash and fused them onto the backing. I then quilted everything using mono filament thread.

I used IKEA fabric for the backing. It was too perfect for a Spring themed quilt!

Here was the project in progress after fusing the flowers down but before quilting.
This was such a happy fun project to make. I hope you enjoyed seeing it. My partner was very happy to receive it. Head over to the Blogger's Quilt Festival to enjoy all the quilts entered there.


  1. Love the applique flowers! Really sweet quilt.:)

  2. What a fun quilt Anita - your swap partner must have been delighted! Have a great time at the BQF!

  3. such a cheerful quilt! I love the green stripy binding

  4. This is so whimsical and fun! The stripey binding wraps it up perfectly! So cute!

  5. I like the playful nature of this quilt. So many polkadots but they don't overwhelm the quilt. Good luck.

    1. Thank you Bella Quilts. It was fun to make.

  6. I like the playful nature of this quilt. So many polkadots but they don't overwhelm the quilt. Good luck.

  7. really lovely quilt - love your sweet flowers !

  8. What a sweet mini. Love those flowers!

  9. This is so sweet and pretty! I love it!

  10. Very cute and playful! You did a great job with the quilting, it adds a lot to the piece. Reminds me of a Mary Engelbreit picture!

  11. This quilts is adorable! The flowers are magical!!!
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