This is a quilt that I'm working on presently. This is the original layout (have not sewn the blocks together); and at this point, I felt that it was unremarkable and...boring (yawn).
I initially intended for these fabrics to be for a quilt for Beautiful Baby Girl, but as I worked with the fabrics, they just didn't "seem like her", if you know what I mean.
At any rate, with a family member's recent trip to Ireland (yes, we have "roots" there) serving as inspiration, I decided to applique some celtic knot designs on the blank white blocks of the quilt. Here is my modest start: