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Mountain Vista Quilt Pattern Is Now Available

Meet Mountain Vista - the latest pattern from Maeberry Square!

Mountain Vista comes from my love of HSTs and the mountains. Some of my fondest memories are from my time spent living in Colorado and waking up each day to the beautiful Rockies along the Front Range.

I designed Mountain Vista while playing with the Cross Stitch fabric collection from Alison Glass. The depth of colors as well as saturation and vibrancy of colors in this line are so dreamy. And by playing, I mean literally playing with the real fabric. Most of my designs start as hand drawn sketches or sketches on the computer, but occasionally I just start pulling fabric and making shapes and seeing what happens. I laid out around 15 different designs and fell in love immediately when I saw this design take shape.

The pattern includes a Throw and Baby size option. A fun element of this particular design is that color dynamically changes the feel of the quilt. My original version is the 18 main color option using Cross Stitch fabric. I agree with a sentiment one of my friends shared about this quilt – “It glows!”


The second version I made was a 1 main color option + background baby size quilt using Kona Bone and Ballerina. It’s so soft and dreamy!


The pattern offers five Main Color Options for the Throw size – 18, 9, 6, 2 or 1 + Background, as well as four Main Color Options for the Baby size – 12, 6, 2 and 1 + Background. Also, there are 18 color mock ups in the pattern – loads of inspiration to get you started on your Mountain Vista quilt! You can find the pattern available at Quilt Pattern Mart – click here to pick up yourown copy today!

Patterns aren’t possible without the help of amazing technical editors and testers! Thank you to my fabulous testers who took the Mountain Vista pattern and truly made it shine! Below are some tester’s versions – I’ve included their name and a link to their Instagram account – feel free to give them a follow and share the love on their Mountain Vista quilts!

18 Main Color Throw Size from Megan - @bauer.ftw

9 Main Color Throw Size from LaVerne (This is from a single cut of Ombre fabric + background) - @vernerific

6 Main Color Baby Size from Denise - @dmking52512

18 Main Color Throw Size from Elizabeth - @elizabethkray

1 Main Color Baby Size from Aurora - @auroraa1714


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