As a winter project, I took this pattern
and embroidered nine blocks for a baby quilt. Since there wasn't much chance to use a lot of different thread colors, the blocks seemed a little drab to me. So I let them sit while I thought about how to set them together into a top. Last week I decided to border each block with 1 1/2 inch strips of pastel colored fabrics and this is the result:
The colored strips brought out the colors of the embroidery floss so it doesn't look drab anymore. Here are some of the individual blocks:
I was a Saturday's child. Do you know what day of the week you were born on?