Then, for the rest of the day, I had a song running through my head (I think they call this an "ear worm") from way back in the day -- "Sweet Pea" by Tommy Roe. Since it would not go away, I thought maybe that was a sign to make a quilt block pattern for "Sweet Pea" to add to my Flower Quilt Blocks category.
|Sweet Pea quilt block|
The quilt block looks kind of boring, but it has lots of possibilities when you put many of them into a quilt, especially if you make a lot of scrappy blocks -- (not being much of a gardener, I am assuming that Sweet Peas come in a variety of colours). Here are some sample quilts to give you some ideas.
|Sweet Pea sample quilts|
Download the free Sweet Pea quilt block pattern.
- "If the English language made any sense, "lackadaisical" would have something to do with the shortage of flowers."
~ Doug Larson
- "Flowers are restful to look at. They have neither emotions nor conflicts."
~ Sigmund Freud
- "Earth laughs in flowers."
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
and my favourite ...
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