Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Patchwork Baby Girl Quilt

This is my most recent finish.  I had started quilting my granny square quilt but it was frustrating me so I set it aside and did this instead.

I used up the very last of my Lecien florals fat quarters and added in a solid yellow and white and some dots from Holly Holderman's Penelope collections.

Of course the back is my favorite Kona white.  I quilted across the squares which made a really nice diamond pattern on the back.

I did a scrappy binding and sewed it on by machine.

I also finished another baby quilt with the same set of fabrics but added a blue dot fabric to bring out the blue in the floral pieces.  I'll show you that one tomorrow (click the link above).

For now I am moving on to a crib/toddler quilt using Tasha Noel's Simple Life, but I am also getting a little antsy to paint either the dining room or a couple of dressers.  Unfortunately, it's still too cold to even paint in the garage let alone open a window in the house for some ventilation.  I am hoping again for an early spring.

~ Gold Shoe Girl ~

Link ups...

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Fresh Poppy Design


  1. So adorable.....I love the colors in it.....

  2. It's exquisite! I love the yellow and the dots you added to the florals...they really work!

    1. I'm glad to hear you say that. I'm never quite sure when mixing in different collections. Thanks Amy.

  3. Ohhhhhhh, I just LOVE these colors...they simply make me sigh!

  4. That's so pretty! I really like the quilting.

  5. Hi from Austria!
    How big did you make your baby quilts? Very nice colours!

  6. Hi from Florida!
    I love this quilt!! What size are the blocks? and the size of the quilt?

    1. Hi Austria and Florida!!!

      The quilt is 36 x 36 inches and I made it with 3.5 inch squares.


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