What are you most proud of?
It's finished and ready to ship!
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Pick your favorite layer cake and have at it!
What you will need
I used a Moda layer cake that I purchased several years ago just because I liked the fabric.
Q&A with Valra
It's lovely! The colors are so pretty!
love the pattern with those colors.
Karyn Elder asked:
I love the design. I see you used a Layer cake but how did you cut them. It looks like maybe cut into 4 5" squares then, use one for center, cut 1 in 1/2, and cut another into 4 pcs. Is that correct? Would you call this a variation of a disappearing 9 patch or something else. I'm getting ready to cut into my next layer cake.
This quilt is a disappearing nine patch. I made sure that the center square was the same color (aqua) in all the nine patch units and I tried to keep similar colors in each section so that when I quartered the nine patch there would be continuity in the look. Because the nine patch was cut into quarters, it looks as if I cut the smaller pieces separately.