The Sea Breeze Mini is a pattern by Megan of Canoe Ridge Creations. While contemplating which fabrics to use, my eyes settled on a fat eighth set of Oakshott shot cottons in a range called Italy, with all the colors being "shot" with silvery grey, giving it a lovely, chalky quality.
The next decision was what color to use that would really highlight the beautiful shot cottons. I initially considered these.
Deciding that they would dull rather than enhance the soft colors, I chose Kona cotton in black, jet black to be exact.
I worked on it at an annual quilting retreat in Minnesota over the weekend,with seven of my best quilting friends (more details to follow). This might have helped me along just a little bit.
Here is what the back looks like. Isn't this Dear Stella fabric pretty? I had been eying it all weekend during