Afternoon Delight

Posted by on Jan 9, 2010 in Blog

Ha ha – not that kind of afternoon delight. I mean that this is such a perfect afternoon project. The design is inspired by the Purl Bee tutorial. It is so easy to put together. The color scheme makes me think of summertime in New England and makes me want to cuddle underneath it on a cool evening on the Cape.

I had a tough time capturing the true colors of the quilt, which includes pale blue, pale yellow, unbleached muslin (used for the backing as well), medium blue, a yellow batik and a dark blue batik.

This quilt is already in the mail to keep some very good friends warm this winter.


  1. Really really pretty! That quilt's been on my list since they posted it on the Purl Bee! Love your color combo!

  2. Beautiful!!! I want to make one now!!! I am thinking re-purposed sweaters would be nice in such a quilt.

  3. …and those friends are anxiously waiting its arrival! We can't wait to have a family snuggle on a cold winter weekend! Thank you its beautiful.. xoxoxox

  4. gorgeous! love the colors you chose.

  5. what a gorgeous quilt! I love the soft colors of this

  6. so pretty!

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