Play with Value and Color to Make This Quilt Your Own

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Instructions Are Provided for 7 Quilt Sizes!

Complex-looking blocks create a lovely overall design in this versatile quilt. While it looks difficult, squares and half-square triangles combine for simple construction.

Play with color and value placement and watch how the blocks change. The designer chose a pretty print for the center blocks and a darker fabric for the diamond shapes to create the striking design.

Diamond Dance Quilt Pattern

We’d love to see variations of the value placement. For example, consider the reverse – dark background, medium value triangles and light diamonds. We reversed the colors of the quilt below in Photoshop to show what that might look like.

Diamond Dance Quilt Pattern

Diamond Dance Quilt Pattern

The quilt is beautiful in many color combinations so go with what you like best.

Diamond Dance Quilt Pattern

Designed by Busy Hands Quilts, instructions are included for the following:

  • Wall Quilt – 32″ square
  • Baby Quilt – 44″ square
  • Small Lap Quilt – 44″ x 56″
  • Large Lap Quilt – 56″ x 68″
  • Twin – 78″ x 88″
  • Queen – 98″ square
  • King – 116″ x 98″

Click here to purchase the “Diamond Dance” PDF quilt pattern.



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