Four Patch Posie

Four patch posie quilt, quilted by Angela Huffman

The Four Patch Posie craze overtook my online quilt guild. This top is going to be a wedding present.

Four patch posie quilt, quilted by Angela Huffman
Isn’t it amazing how you can cut up one piece of fabric and get so many interesting kaleidoscope designs for the blocks?
four patch posie quilt
I had a few ideas of thread choices for the top. A quilt with all of those colors provides a great opportunity to use a variegated thread that will sparkle across the fabric. The three choices are: Fireworks, King Tut, or Red.
The first is a variegated thread called Lava from Superior Threads. The color is “Fireworks” and has a color change each inch. The colors include red, gold, green and two colors of blue!
four patch posie quilt
Next is a blue variegated by Superior Threads called King Tut. The different blues flow together like water.
four patch posie quilt
The last option is a solid red color which would also look nice but doesn’t have as much “jazz”. Which one would you choose? Can you guess which one my client picked?

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Angela Huffman- Triplet Momma. Quilter. Teacher. Thread Bimbo

I’m Angela- Co-host of the Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting PBS show. APQS Long arm Dealer and Educator. Triplet Momma. Designer. Thread Bimbo.

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