So far, I have not ventured very far into the world of patchwork. All the quilts I have made have been simple pieced squares:
half square triangles:
or very easy “made up in my head” type piecing:
Until now! I had some of this fantastic Heather Ross Itsy Bitsy Spider fabric, that I wanted to combine with some small grey polka dots and tiny yellow polka dots. I had a little google around and found a quilt block called a disappearing nine patch. Hm. sounds intriguing, looks good, and more importantly, looks straightforward! Gave it a try, and hey presto!
Here’s a little close up so you can see the cute fabric:
Love it! Now there’s just the little matter of backing, quilting & binding it…