Carnations (Dianthus caryophyllus) are commonly white, pink, red, purple or yellow and the petals can be multi-colored. They can also be dyed to produce many other colors.
Snowdrops (Galanthus) have a small white flower and inner petals with green markings.
|Fabric||Sample Color||This Block||Twelve Blocks|
|background||black||1/2 yard (0.5 m)||3 yards (3 m)|
|vines||brown||1/8 yard (0.2 m)||5/8 yard (0.6 m)|
|1/8 yard (0.2 m) total||3/4 yard (0.7 m) total|
|1/8 yard (0.2 m) total||3/8 yard (0.4 m) total|
|large flourishes||cream||1/4 yard (0.25 m)||1/2 yard (0.5 m)|
|stems||light green||1/8 yard (0.2 m)||1/2 yard (0.5 m)|
|ribbon||royal blue||1/8 yard (0.2 m)||1/2 yard (0.5 m)|
|1/8 yard (0.2 m)||1/8 yard (0.2 m)|
|carnations||assorted reds*||1/4 yard (0.25 m) total||1/2 yard (0.5 m) total
(for 4 blocks with red flowers)
|snowdrops||assorted whites*||1/8 yard (0.2 m) total||1-1/2 yards (1.4 m) total (for 12 blocks with white flowers)|
|batting||18″ x 18″||twin or full size|
|backing||black||use the other half of the background fabric||3 yards (3 m)|
* Try a Flower Fabric Pack! 8 coordinating colors with a matching bobbin spool of thread.