After finishing that one up, I had a maple leaf leftover and decided to play with these blocks in a rainbow of colors! So - they became one of my block projects for the 2017 Rainbow Scrap Challenge.
I started making nine patches to match the maple leaves after awhile, and this week I added some low volume blocks to the collection. I love the look of these in the golds and light browns!
I had been trying to decide what I wanted to do with these blocks, and finally made a decision this week.
The cooler and wetter weather we've been experiencing this month has made it feel very fall-like around here, so that got me in the mood to make a new fall table runner for my dining room table.
I started by dividing my maple leaves and nine patches into the fall-like colors and the "others."
Maybe those others will become a project for next spring, or sometime in the winter when I'm tired of snow and brown grass and need some color!
Meanwhile, I'm taking the fall colors and stitching them together like this -