Confetti Forest

Confetti Forest
I love that name. 
I wish I was the one that thought of it, but I didn’t. It was the talented crew at McCall’s Quilting that named my quilt. I couldn’t have thought of a more perfect name for this quilt. Just the sound of it makes me think of fall and laying on a quilt, looking at the sky through the colorful leaves… Well scratch all that. That is what I think it should look like if I lived somewhere that actually had fall. We seem to go from Winter to Summer and not much in between. Yesterday it was 80 degrees, today it is 30.

I guess I can enjoy my “fall” quilt at the lake or snuggle under my “fall” quilt when the temperatures plunge. 
I combined two of my favorite lines, Persimmon by Basic Grey and Modern Neutral by Amy Ellis. But this is also a great scrap buster project.  The complete instructions and yardages can be found in the McCall’s Quilting January/February 2015 issue. To find out more information about this quilt, magazine and kit information please  visit

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On a side note if you want to see more about Persimmon by Basic Grey, Alison shares the fabric line and patterns available.

And here is Amy Ellis talking about Modern Neutral fabrics,


  1. Thanks for the links to the kits and YouTube video's! I just sent the link for the kit to my husband as a birthday/christmas idea for me 🙂 I'm sure he'll thank you too for helping him spend his money LOL

    Peggy in NJ who thanks you for visiting my blog also!

  2. i juSt came across your pic of confetti foret on pinterest and wanted to say that i sewed it. i finished the top the other day and i love it! Those colours! just wonderful! Many thx for this gorgeous pattern!!

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