Thursday, August 4, 2016

Sewing: Baby Quilt For My Daughter's Daughter

Emma is a fan of teal (it was one of her wedding colors) and when I saw this fabric with the alphabet letters in teal, I knew this was the fabric to make her baby's quilt.


 On closer look I saw it was perfect as it has sweet little tea cups on it, too!  A little something of this grandma, to wrap around that sweet girl that is coming!


There is a natural cotton batting in the middle and I backed it with a soft flannel in teal.  (These photos are reading more blue.)  I hand quilted it, but machine stitched the binding.



The excitement is building around here as we enter single digit weeks until both babies are due!

I worked on Klaire's quilt today! (Klaire is the name Nate and Kayleigh are naming their baby girl.  No name announcement yet from Emma and Vinnie) I can't wait to show you!  I will hopefully finish it this weekend.



5 comments:

  1. What a sweet quilt for Emma's baby! And isn't it fun to find the perfect fabric?!
    So exciting to be expecting two granddaughters so close together!

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  2. Perfect fabrics indeed! Very sweet quilt. Bumper crop baby time has got to be very exciting. Your little granddaughter must be getting super excited to meet a baby sister and a baby cousin, too.

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  3. Yes, a sweet little quilt for your granddaughter! Pretty color.

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  4. Pretty fabric with the little teacups holding crayons. Your life is about to get much busier - with love and baby hugs.

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  5. The quilt looks lovely. And I like the name Klaire, or the spelling. Claire is our youngest grand's middle name. Exciting days ahead!

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