brightly colored butterflies


Still loving this combo of low volume prints paired with vibrantly colored prints! This is a remake of my Flying Farfalle quilt I made years ago, and I think it’s fun to see the two different looks.


I love how the vibrant butterflies pop on the low volume backgrounds, especially from afar, and I love how those background fabrics provide lots of extra interest and depth to the quilt.


I kept the quilting simple – two straight lines running diagonally through the blocks and through each ‘butterfly’.


The backing is mostly a lovely soft cotton couture pink solid, along with a strip of those low volume leftovers and it’s bound with a Lizzy House jewel print in pink.


This one will be another that will be for sale in June during Nido’s artist pop up!


(My awesome helpers!)

A previous post about this quilt can be found here.
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10 Responses to brightly colored butterflies

  1. 1
    Cndy says:

    I just L.O.V.E. this quilt! Makes me smile just looking at it! And yes, you have awesome helpers!:)

  2. 2
    Whitney says:

    I love everything about this post! And as always just wish the quilt was larger so I could justify purchasing! Nido is going to be especially beautiful during the month of June 🙂

  3. 3
    Sarah says:

    This quilt is beautiful! Can I ask what kind of batting you used? Your quilts always have a certain “look” when they are finished, which I love!

  4. 4
    Carla says:

    This looks so soft and cuddly. I like the simple quilting too.

  5. 5
    Phiona says:

    I agree, nido is going to look quite good in June! Looking forward to it Ashley.


  6. 6
    karen says:

    Very sweet and cozy looking. I love the minimal quilting you did on this, it gives it a very soft and vintage like feel!

  7. 7
    Tanis says:

    Beautiful! The combination of brights and soft prints is perfect.

  8. 8
    Amy says:

    I like all of your stuff, but I love this!

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  10. 10

    I just adore this fabric, been thinking about it since the orginal post. a real Beauty……….

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