Make it Modern Pillows with RBD - April

I'm back with installment #4 of my 2022 Make it Modern Pillows series for Riley Blake Designs! I'll be posting a new modern 18" pillow design the second Wednesday of every month! In case you missed March's pillow design, you can see my post HERE

This month’s pillow features Confetti Cotton Solids. There are soooooo many colors in their solids lines. It’s always so hard to choose which ones! The colors I used (in order from left to right) were Petunia, Tickled Pink, Scuba, Periwinkle, and Oxford Blue. The arrows definitely pack a punch! Head over to the Riley Blake Blog to get the tutorial!

 

 

Those colors are great together!

 

 

And I'm still in love with this matchstick quilting!

 

 

Each month the pillows will be featuring a different Riley Blake Basics collection, but of course I had to be a little extra. I decided to pick 5 of my favorite Confetti Cottons solids and make each block into a quilt sampler.

Here's my second block! I love these colors! I used Mermaid, Scuba, Mac n' Cheese, Riley Lime, and Riley Hot Pink. Each month along with my pillow, I'll show you the "brights" version of each quilt and at the end I'll reveal the final sampler quilt! 

 

 

I hope you all enjoy these pillow patterns I've put together! I have a feeling I'll be making some more versions too! Be sure to share all your makes on social media and tag me on Instagram at @sewbrainy

Until later, happy quilting!
Jamie

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