New Year, New Quilt

The end of 2009 was heavy on the big (take forever to make) bed quilts so I thought it was time to whip up a fun and simple baby quilt.  Just getting started!

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  • Kelli

    January 4, 2010 at 11:04 am | Reply

    Looks so promising! I love to make baby quilts 🙂

  • Audrie

    January 4, 2010 at 12:36 pm | Reply

    Love those fabrics together! Baby quilts are part of my recovery process after working on a large quilt hehe

  • ellen patton

    January 4, 2010 at 12:47 pm | Reply

    What fabric is near the bottom — it looks cartoony? I’d love to know. Thanks.

    • Alissa

      January 4, 2010 at 12:50 pm | Reply

      Hi Ellen,

      A few different ones stacked in there. The Alexander Henry owls, Alexander Henry elephants and the Heather Ross Far, Far, Away frogs. Cute stuff!

  • beth

    January 4, 2010 at 1:28 pm | Reply

    looks a GOOD start!

  • Cheryl Arkison

    January 4, 2010 at 1:33 pm | Reply

    Can’t go wrong with that sherbety colour combo!

  • Isa

    January 4, 2010 at 1:50 pm | Reply

    What a great start on the new year. Wonderful fabric and colors!

  • wendy

    January 4, 2010 at 2:13 pm | Reply

    Great group! I see Jay’s tree cookies with ants in there that i’ve been wanting, also some Red Letter Day, Alexander Henry owls, mingle (using some myself right now),Butler full moon dots, and Far Far away on the bottom. Good job! Check out the cute Japanese prints i’m blogging right now.

  • Jackie

    January 4, 2010 at 2:50 pm | Reply

    Love the fabrics that you have picked so far!

  • Sarah

    January 4, 2010 at 4:00 pm | Reply

    ooh! looks like its gonna be pretty

  • Meg

    January 4, 2010 at 7:26 pm | Reply

    That looks delicious! Reminds me of summer and citrus popsicles!

  • Katie B

    January 4, 2010 at 8:17 pm | Reply

    Beautiful fabrics. I love baby quilts that don’t look to baby-ish.

  • Live a Colorful Life

    January 4, 2010 at 9:34 pm | Reply

    that is some citrusy goodness!

  • Susan L

    January 4, 2010 at 10:19 pm | Reply

    I love your colour choices … so fresh and clean.

  • Marit

    January 4, 2010 at 11:55 pm | Reply

    Looking very lovely! I like the colors you are putting together…
    Do you have a favorite batting for your quilts, Alissa? I am trying to broaden my selection of batting…

  • Ava Landen

    January 5, 2010 at 4:43 am | Reply

    great colors!

  • Raven

    January 5, 2010 at 10:06 pm | Reply

    I’m with you on that!! I decided I need to do some baby size too, just to remind me why I love to sew…..Xmas present sewing made me grumpy and forced me to take a few weeks off!

  • jaybird

    January 6, 2010 at 12:37 pm | Reply

    nice choice of fabrics to start with! yay to 2010!

  • Gypsy

    January 8, 2010 at 12:10 pm | Reply

    Love your fabric selections for the quilt! Smaller baby quilts are such a nice relief from the big bed kind. I just finished one of those myself.

  • WendyLou

    January 9, 2010 at 1:07 pm | Reply

    Beautiful fabrics!! What size do you make your baby quilts??

  • Jennifer

    January 14, 2010 at 11:11 am | Reply

    Oo-la-la! As my 3-year old would say “I need that fabric!” Love your color choices. Good oranges are hard to find and green is my favorite color! Post lots of pics when you’re done!


  • wishes, true and kind

    January 14, 2010 at 7:40 pm | Reply

    Here, here! I’m a little tired of wrestling monsters, too. I plan on making at least 4 baby quilts and I joined Dollies Online, so at least one dolly quilt each month. I’m also going to do some wall hangings.

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