Grandma was always right on her secret advice for use of color in a baby quilt, so here are a few more suggestions she revealed about color choices for your next baby quilt.
I can remember those long last days waiting for a new baby to arrive. Wait – I meant baby quilt! Each new baby quilt that comes off the design wall, slides under the presser foot of my sewing machine, and is ready for me to hand quilt makes me just as nervous. Just like the …
Time sew on the a new baby quilt!
Just like the birth of a new baby, the birth of a new quilt is an exciting time. There are some important facts to consider before the materials says hello to your machine and a quilt starts to form.
I’m 59 and this Grandmother is excited to see her Grandson this weekend. He’s 4 months old and I’ve not held him in my arm since he was born. Whether it has been months, weeks or just hours ago, every Grandmother excitedly awaits the arrival of her grandchild. In preparation for our grandson’s arrival, the …
Do you believe in “Once Upon A Time”?
The fabrics are just right, the colors for the baby quilt are the ones blend perfectly, all seams and points are matching, and you have the last stitches on the border in place. It is time to name the quilt.
Fall in Love with a Fancy Binding
You have mastered the art of straight and bias binding but is there more than just a straight edge to your finished baby quilt?
Choosing a challenging binding involves time commitment, extra fabric, and some advanced planning to make sure the binding fits the baby quilt.
Love is the thread that will continue binding us together.
In a baby quilt the binding is the last part that keeps those raw edges from showing and adds the finishing touches to your project.
In my earlier life, the floor in my house was always covered with toys from my three wonderful sons and my lovely daughter. No matter how hard I tried to keep that floor clear, their creative minds had a new game or an invention that just had to be built or designed.
New shoes, new clothes, and new handmade baby quilt website. How every woman always needs another new pair of shoes or could use a new a brand new outfit or two, but designing that unique baby quilt website is not always on every women’s list.
To this Grandmother my most precious moments are those when my newborn grandson is in my arms. On these cold winter days, I have him snuggled close, wrapped in the handmade baby quilt that I had made many months ago.