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Bright Baby Quilt Set

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Bright Baby Set

I finished the Bright Baby Quilt top last night after it was too dark to take pictures. I love it. I love it. I love it. It could be the best thing I have ever made.
Bright Baby Crib Quilt
Bright Baby Crib Quilt
Bright Baby Backing

The stats-
It measures 40"x48" and was made using the B blocks from this tutorial.
This is truely a scrap quilt. The entire top was pieced with leftovers from other projects. Even all the white is cut from an old stained twin sheet that I wasn't using anymore. I did have to buy fabric for the backing and the binding. I just don't have scraps that large lying around. I love looking at it and picking out where the fabrics came from- toys for various kids, placemats for my mom, Ellery's tummy time quilt- there are a lot of good fabric memories in this quilt.

In fact, there was so much good fabric joy going on, I couldn't stop. I took all the leftovers from the crib quilt and made a doll quilt. Wow, I am thrifty.
Bright Baby Quilt Set
Stacked Coins Doll Quilt
Doll Quilt Backing

Now I have a dilema- what to do with them? I could keep them, but how many crib sized quilts do we really need? I could try and sell them but how and where? I could just save them for the next baby gift. I could split them up and keep the doll quilt. I just can't decide. Any input?

Comments

amandajean said…
wow! I love both of the quilts!!! I never would have thought of making a quilt with just the B blocks. what a great twist. they both look so so good! I think that they need to stay together, personally.
Chelsea said…
Maybe you could save the crib quilt for a new baby thathas an older sister. The older sister could use the doll quilt for her babies.
Jilly said…
This is a really lovely quilt (just found it on Flikr). I think it would be great to give to a new baby with an older sibling that might be feeling left out, with the addition of a doll / softie for the older sibling. My son took to mothering this little bear that arrived in the mail at about the same time as his brother arrived, and it was great.
Kate said…
I also found your bright quilt on Flickr, Quilts and Quilting group. Looks like fabulous workmanship... I hope you put on a label.
Anonymous said…
Beautiful job, I love them both. I found your quilt on craftster. I LOVE the doll and crib combo. You might want to consider selling them on etsy.

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