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Sunday, April 3, 2016

Don't get use to this

Gone for 3 months, then 2 post in 2 days....
don't get use to this.
 
I had a baby quilt request from a new mom to be.
She wanted Pooh but I couldn't find Pooh fabric
(that I liked) anywhere. 
So then she said the baby's father liked soccer,
so something with soccer.
Couldn't find that either.
Very short on time, shower was today.
I found a picture of Pooh, had it enlarged.
Kind of looked like Pooh was kicking up his leg
so.....
How about Pooh playing soccer?
 


I had some Pure by Sweetwater in my stash, came out years ago.
 
I was going to make Pooh in black but a quilting friend of
mine suggested blue for a baby boy.
 


I love the way it turned out and
so did the soon to be mama.
 


 
And of course I had to quilt his name.
 
 
All freehand quilting with SoFine thread
and 2 layers of 80/20 batting.
 
 


9 comments:

  1. That is absolutely adorable, Diane! What a great idea!!

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  2. So charming, and it will always be special because of the extra effort you went to make it so.

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  3. what a good idea and it has worked so well a lovely baby blanket

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  4. I just drool over your creativeness! Do you telling me the style font you use? It is perfect!

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  5. This is so cute and the quilting is amazing. I'm sure the new mum loved it.

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  6. Love this quilt! Awesome quilting! One very lucky Mom and baby!

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  7. Such adorable baby quilt...truly stunning!

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