Yellowstone Diamond Is A Great Quilt For The Man In Your Life.
Geometric quilts are in. This 3D quilt has all the masculine design elements and will go straight to the heart using the fabric to match his personality and interests. There are dozens of ways to customize this quilt in prints that he’ll love. Have fun mixing geometric with organic, nature-inspired, or even novelty fabrics.
Make incredible gifts for men this year,instead of the usual block made of one rectangle and two squares. Or the same star pattern and changing the colours from purples,greens or pinks, to various shades of blues. Stars and compasses seem much more popular, however fussy cutting these Diamond 3d’s will put a spin on the new quilt for the home office wall.
You could use prints to make medallions of his favorite sport, baseball team, Nascar prints, or his love for wildlife. Use vivid animal print with rustic solids for the frames. In the feature quilt, Kaye Wood picked out accent colors in the print to match colors for the 3D sashing. Scenic fabric with mixes of large and medium prints are just right for fussy cutting. Kaye has a great technique using the View and Do Diamond templates to cut out the exact print chosen to put on display.
Ask a man what he would like and he’ll come up with 12″ blocks in beige/tan tones in washable faux suede… or, if you’re lucky, a civil war print. Wait till this work of art goes out on display.
In Kayes mesmerizing How-To video, the blocks come to life quickly. This pattern has a surprising skill level Beginner rating!