Bright fall colors

Thank you for all the baby #3 well wishes….we are really excited and it means a lot to know most of you have been there/done that too!  :)
I’ve had these Shortcake blocks half-way finished since March and decided that I should get a move on it and sew them up.   This dark, fall-ish fabrics gives the pattern such a different look than my last Shortcake quilt…it sure makes the white pop. 
This fabric is called Oh My! by Sanae for Moda.   It came out awhile ago…but I still found jelly rolls here, here, and yardage here also.   This particular quilt is a throw size and made with a  jelly roll.  

It’s definitely a bright quilt.  :)

38 Responses to Bright fall colors

  1. Archie the wonder dog October 3, 2011 at 4:21 pm #

    It looks fabulous!!

  2. Sarah Craig October 3, 2011 at 4:24 pm #

    Beautiful quilt! I love the contrast of the rich bold colors and the white!!

  3. jlk October 3, 2011 at 4:27 pm #

    I love how the block on the top right blends into the background :) Such a cute quilt!

  4. Carla October 3, 2011 at 4:29 pm #

    Bright and Cheery. I like.

  5. Annilu + Pele October 3, 2011 at 4:29 pm #

    What a wonderful quilt! And isn't it amazing how different quilts can look like, even if the same fabrics are used…?
    Just have a look at this:

    Best wishes to you and your growing family!

  6. Mad about Craft October 3, 2011 at 4:42 pm #


    Congratulations on baby no 3

  7. Goddess in Progress October 3, 2011 at 5:35 pm #

    Wow, that is a deliciously bright and saturated quilt! I've got a couple of jelly rolls in need of a project, that might be a winner…

    And belated congrats on your pregnancy! I'm telling you, three is the new two! (Or maybe I'm just saying that because I had a third…)

  8. Miranda October 3, 2011 at 6:54 pm #

    Super cool!

  9. Lucy @ Charm About You October 3, 2011 at 7:46 pm #

    Love those darker colours. Beautiful.
    Now debating having a third child 😉

  10. **nicke... October 3, 2011 at 8:08 pm #

    so pretty! i love that the top right block blends in with the trees and it almost disappears…

  11. notes of sincerity October 3, 2011 at 8:12 pm #

    Wow! That is stunning! I love how the white pops, like you mentioned. I love this pattern and it is amazing the different look it takes with different fabrics. :o)
    I hope you are having a great beginning to your new week. My deepest congrats on your special little one!!
    Sincerely, Trish

  12. Kelly October 3, 2011 at 8:40 pm #

    Just gorgeous! I love how colorful it is!

  13. Joanne Munro October 3, 2011 at 8:47 pm #

    It's such a nice alternative to the really girly quilts out there – it's very grown up. The white also makes it look a bit 3D I think.

    If I'd made this I'd be very pleased with myself!

  14. Rebecca October 3, 2011 at 8:56 pm #

    Beautiful quilt!!! Love this rich palette.

  15. Rebecca October 3, 2011 at 8:56 pm #

    Beautiful quilt!!! Love this rich palette.

  16. Amy October 3, 2011 at 10:03 pm #

    This is one of my favorites!! LOVE LOVE LOVE The colors and the pattern!!

  17. Jamie Lee October 3, 2011 at 11:19 pm #

    The quilt looks great! Oh My is one of my favorite lines of fabric. I'm pretty sure I have a jelly roll…

  18. Angie October 4, 2011 at 12:07 am #

    Beautiful quilt. I love the colors.

  19. miamihoney October 4, 2011 at 12:17 am #

    Looks great! I have some of this fabric for some future quilts :)

  20. Emerald Hills October 4, 2011 at 4:14 am #

    Love this idea! great way to work with extra pieces. great job.

  21. Theophanie October 4, 2011 at 5:30 am #

    What perfect, non-holiday colors for the season! So pretty!

  22. Jenn October 4, 2011 at 1:52 pm #

    This is just one jelly roll? Plus the white? I love this design!

  23. Miss Nancy October 4, 2011 at 3:35 pm #

    Bright, cheery, colorful, love it, well done!

    Have a super great sewing and stitching day.

  24. KatieQ October 4, 2011 at 3:46 pm #

    Love the quilt. My favorite quilts always have a pop of white.

  25. Susan October 4, 2011 at 3:54 pm #

    I love your quilt! Bright quilts are my favorite and the white does set it off. I am really excited about winning the ruler!! I can't wait to get it and use it!! Thanks so much!!

  26. Natalie October 4, 2011 at 8:00 pm #

    I think I'm in love with this one! I love the colors against the white!

  27. Karen October 5, 2011 at 10:03 am #

    Congratulations… will you change your blogname to Cluck Cluck Cluck Sew :)!

  28. Alexandra October 5, 2011 at 5:04 pm #

    How are you able to find the time to produce all these wonderful quilts? I only have one child and she's fairly self sufficient now at 13 years of age. I think what you make is just lovely and you're also able to find time to blog your work and share with the rest of us. I made the Snickerdoodles by the way – fantastic! We all loved them in our house. Thank you. Alexandra

  29. daisy October 6, 2011 at 12:06 am #

    gorgeous – the colours and white are fabulous

  30. skye October 6, 2011 at 11:19 pm #

    Congratulations on your sweet #3!
    I love this quilt, the white is the perfect accent to pop all those colors. My favorite part, though, is how the upper right hand corner does the Spock mind-meld with the background foliage!

  31. Midnight Amy October 7, 2011 at 1:47 pm #

    Just saw your announcement, so congratulations! We just started trying for #3 this month, so I hope to be joining you soon. :) It's scary and exciting at the same time!

    Love the pattern here, although the colors are a bit bright for me. Thanks for sharing. I love seeing the things you make. They are very inspiring to me!

  32. Brigitte Heitland October 9, 2011 at 1:48 pm #

    I love the color scheme of this fabric line, especially the raspberry. Wouldn't have guesses it goes so well with with a white but your quilt turned out stunning.

  33. JJ October 10, 2011 at 2:09 am #

    I love that quilt.

  34. Amanda October 10, 2011 at 3:14 pm #

    LOVE LOVE LOVE the bright colors! Also– I have 3 kids + my husband's birthday in March :)
    I got teased that I should only give my husband a tie for Father's day instead of making babies 😉 I truely believe that babies come at the right time– even if we seem not so ready. Hope you are feeling well.

  35. Nicole October 13, 2011 at 5:40 am #

    I love the effect of the white contrast throughout.
    A Mighty Fortress Is Our God

  36. Helen L October 13, 2011 at 6:18 pm #

    Love your quilt!!! I have the same fabrics and had something else planned, but yours looks so great I'm having to think about it again!! And bright is good :-)

  37. Helen L October 13, 2011 at 6:27 pm #

    I just read your earlier post where you said you forgot the name of the fabric in your shortcakes quilt: It's "Oh My!"
    by Sanae: I love it AND your quilt!!!

  38. Lisa Garrett-Bryan September 20, 2013 at 2:19 pm #

    Great quilt and I LOVE the design and colors. Keep it up

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