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Thread: not quite twin quilts in pink

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    not quite twin quilts in pink

    I started another post about a friend having twins. I made pink quilts for her, then received the shower invitation stating the nursery would be farm animals, barn red, yellow, cream, and green. Even though I know my gift does not have to match the nursery - I want it to outlast it! - I knew I had a top already pieced that would be perfect for one of them and a friend had similar fat quarters for the second one. That thread is here:
    baby quilts for twin girls with ... different nursery!

    So here are the pink quilts I had already made for them - just waiting now for some little baby girls I don't know about yet. The patterns are 3-yard patterns from Fabric Cafe. Minky on the back - no batting. The Pokey Little Puppy fabric is from fabric.com

    There is not much quilting in them since they don't have batting. I just zigzagged around sections of the blocks.
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    So many quilts, so little time.

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    What a clever idea for twins! I think I would have given them, they are adorable!

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    These are super cute! The babies will love them, and cuddle them, and drag them.......
    Be a blessing to others, as you may entertain angels unaware!

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    It's funny, but I've written before about my quilts talking to me. These pink quilts were MEANT for this new mom. I bought the fabric with her in mind. BUT... the whole time I was working on them they just didn't feel right. When I pulled out that farm animal top it was ... right! She absolutely loved them at last week's shower. They got the biggest AWWWWWW from the group - all good! These pink ones will speak to me someday and find the perfect home.
    So many quilts, so little time.

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    Really cute quilts!

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    They are very cute and will be perfect for some little girl in the future.
    Lori - MamaBear

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    adorable quilts!!
    will quilt 4EVER

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    All of the quilts you did for the babies are adorable! It was so nice of you to do the farm ones for her!

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    I really like twin quilts that are similar but not the same. Nice job. I think I'd have given them too. Not everything has to be matchy matchy in the nursery!

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    very nice and I know they will be loved and appreciated

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