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Old 10-20-2021, 09:24 AM
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Hi Everyone,

My name is Dorothy and I am fairly new to quilting. I just found out I am going to be a grandmother and want to make a baby quilt but need ideas on colors. I am thinking of making two. My first is one that will be stimulating for the baby to lay on and my second will be a bigger one for her bed.

All ideas are more than welcome!

Thank you,
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Old 10-20-2021, 09:33 AM
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bright colors like yellow orange green would be good
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Old 10-20-2021, 10:49 AM
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I searched "how to make a baby quilt" and found this page. Scroll down a bit, and you'll find many videos to help you.

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Old 10-20-2021, 03:21 PM
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Welcome to the QB from SE Michigan. Jump right in and join the fun. You will find so many helpful people here. Everyone from new to pros! I look forward to seeing a lot of you in these part. Again welcome to the QB.
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Old 10-21-2021, 03:40 AM
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Welcome from Michigan!
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Old 10-21-2021, 04:26 AM
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Welcome from Ontario, Canada. The videos by Jenny Doan from the Missouri Star Quilt co. are a good place to start.
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Old 10-21-2021, 06:01 AM
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How wonderful to be a grandmother and start quilting!

The nice thing about babies is they are very forgiving

Wrap the child in love of whatever color or patterns are happy and joyous. Or calming. Or both at once, one nice thing about quilts is they have two sides.
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