Friday, October 29, 2010

Autumn Quilt for Baby Mira

My friends Wendy and Matt had a beautiful baby girl in June. Her name is Mira and the photos and videos I've seen of her are just precious! I can't wait to meet her in person some day.

These are photos of Mira's quilt that I finished in time for Fall! I followed a pattern for the front and thought I'd try to improvise and add some strips of color on the back to break up all of that white.

Wendy shared her color palette with me and I picked out the fabric. Of course, Ollie always has to approve my materials before I get to work.

Cheers to the happy family! May there be plenty of snuggling, cuddling, and cozying up as the weather gets colder!

7 comments:

  1. Beautiful work! This will be a very special treasure for Mira!

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  2. congrats to your friends!!! and i know that they'll treasure this fabulous little quilt for many years to come!!! :)))

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  3. gorgeous quilt! and a wonderful keepsake for the baby girl :)

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  4. Wow, Monica, that is a beautiful quilt.

    Randy

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  5. Thank you so much for all of your kind comments!

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  6. So beautiful!! And although babies grow up, they always love their baby quilts.

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  7. Thanks Mary Ann! I think you're right. I had a special blanket that my grandma made for me and just thinking about it makes me happy :)

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