Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Magnolia Mystery Quilt - Fabric Choices

Cheryl from Meadow Mist Designs launched her 4th mystery quilt along recently.  This will be my 3rd time participating - you can see my Midnight Mystery quilt here and my Meadow Mystery quilt here.

Last year, I was a little disappointed with my fabric choices so I told myself I would do the "un-mystery" version this time around. But in the end, discovering the design a little bit at a time is too much fun.

Also, Cheryl provided some really good examples and kits for different fabric combinations which made me feel a little more confident picking good fabrics for my version.


I'm doing the queen size version so that's a pretty large stack of fabric right there!

My fabric A is Carolyn Friedlander's Crosshatch in Creamsicle.


My choice for fabric B is Lace Elements in Plum by Art Gallery.


I went with Kona Charcoal for fabric C and Carolyn Friedlander's Doe in White for fabric D.  I love the really cool tone on tone print and I think it'll look pretty nice as my background.


The next set of instructions will be published on the first Thursday of August so on August 3. I can't wait to get started!


7 comments:

  1. Nice choices. This is going to be amazing!!

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  2. Those are lovely choices and it will be fun to virtually sew along with you!

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  3. Pretty choices, Izzy! I've never done a mystery quilt along...sounds intriguing!

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  4. Your fabrics look like a royal wedding. Beautiful!

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    1. Thank you Kathy! I can't wait to start sewing with them! :-)

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  5. Those are lovely! It's going to be stunning!

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