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As I started to design Spring Terrace I wanted to do something reminiscent to Whirlwind Romance, a collection I did a few years back. But I wanted to make this group new and fresh and have a feel of its own. I knew I wanted to incorporate scrolls, for two reasons. One, Whirlwind Romance had a scroll print and it was very popular. And two, because if there’s one thing I know about Connecting Threads customers by now is that they LOVE scroll designs. Scroll designs are delightful because they naturally lend to a non-directional composition as well as having a sense of whimsy, so they are very useful as well as pleasing to the eye. In Spring Terrace you get not only one, but two to play with…the focal “Flourish” and coordinates “Tendrils”.