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Thread: The camo baby quilt

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    Super Member SaraSewing's Avatar
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    I just finished a quilt for a friend who is expecting a new grandbaby. The mom is decorating in "camo", and she asked me if I could come up with something. So here was my idea. She loved it. I used the scraps to make some burp cloths to match. I got the pattern at http://www.quilterscache.com/T/TumblingBlocksBlock.html

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    Super Member SaraSewing's Avatar
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    Oops, I forgot to attach the photos. The front is flannel. The back is a matching cream color cotton.

    It was made from flannel, and quilting it was my demon! Talk about arthritis!!!
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    I even put prairie points on the edge.
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    Baby Gracie is "catching" the demons that live under quilts.
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    What a clever quilt! I love tumbling blocks. You paper pieced the entire thing? :shock: The new mom will be so thrilled!

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    That is a unique way to use the camo. I don't think i have seen one as pretty as that, what if they can't find the baby in all the camo????????????? :lol:

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    This is a wonderful use of the fabric and your imagine. My hat is off to you! :)

    I have copied the pattern link. This would be one paper-pieced pattern I would try. I have a sampler quilt in mind as a long term goal to use up part of my stash.

    Thanks for sharing your work, SaraVincent.

    Piecefully yours,
    Kay Susan

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    Great job!

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    wowww..looks so impressing..great job ! :D

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    Beautiful quilt! And gracie is doing a great job!

    Kyia

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    That is one way cool baby quilt!!! Definitely the most unique one I've seen!! How special!! New baby will love it for a long long time!!!

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    Very cute!! I almost made my GD a quilt with the pink camo but couldnt find a pattern that looked good for it, but that tumbling blocks turned out great!!

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