It started with Anthropologie's Oh To Dream quilt, pinned long ago with the phrase "softly against black." This (for me) unusual palette contrasts a soft, playful aesthetic with splashes of darker hues.
|Center. Carnival 1. Plates 2. Mask 3. Lily Moth 4. Owls 5. Leila's Quilt 6. Sania Pell 7. Mushrooms 8. Leaves 9. Design Sponge 10. Shells 11. Flowers 12. Color Collective|
Today I've spent awhile wondering among soft halls, where glints of color seam to retreat into the dark edge of the night. I see dreamy pinks. Mysterious blues. Romantic purples. But most any color will do, tempered... softly, softly by feathered grays and dusky blacks.
Fresh Modern Fabric.
Carefully craft your mosaic of 12 fabrics from among the offerings at Fresh Modern Fabric. Choose fabrics to express your interpretation of Softly Against Black. Your collection of fabrics can be pretty, cute, dramatic, or running in the direction of Halloween.
Once you have your fabrics, the free Mosaic Maker tool makes it a snap to create a mosaic by copy and pasting image url's from Fresh Modern Fabric.
To enter the contest, add your mosaic image to our collection here. If it suits you, link to a blog post explaining your choices - that helps us spread the word about our contest. But no blog post is required (you can put your image url in the url space). Anyone can enter, anywhere in the world.
Add your mosaic by midnight September 20th. You can make up to 3 mosaics! On Friday the 21st, I'll open voting. We'll have two winners! The 2 Top Mosaics will earn a complete fat quarter set of their mosaic fabrics!!! Plus, Fresh Modern Fabric will create a bundle like yours available for others to buy. Winners announced September 24th. Enjoy!