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Is My Crazy Showing?

So, on Saturday morning I started thinking maybe I'd like to make Samuel a quilt for his birthday. But, not a toddler bed sized quilt even though that is what he is currently sleeping in. A twin size quilt would be usable so much longer. Mind you, his birthday was about 19 days away at this point. I thought about it off and on all day. That night, I went to my quilt guild's sewing night which just happens to be held at my favorite fabric store. I decided to browse around a bit. Next thing I know, I'm getting 1/4 yard cuts from seven different bolts of fabric. Lucky me, they were pretty much free thanks to their customer rewards program. Sunday, I went to church. And thought about quilt patterns. Monday, I decided on a pattern and dug through my stash for fabrics to coordinate with the ones I had purchased. Tuesday morning I went to three different fabric stores in search of the perfect fabric or two to finish my growing stack of fabric. Tuesday night I cut and arranged everything on the design wall. Today I am starting to sew.


Sam's Plus Quilt In Progress


The colors aren't as drab as they appear in this picture. It's a rainy day, this was the best I could do. But, what do you think so far? Right now, I'm calling it the Nature Walk quilt. It's full of bugs, birds, snakes and all sorts of fun things.

Comments

balloongal said…
I like that. Nature Walk quilt. Cool.
I like the name. Looks like fun for a little boy.

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