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Old 02-26-2013, 02:07 PM
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okay making two baby quilts. one boy and one girl. not sure what pattern to use yet. the pics are of the fabrics i think i want to use. the one in the pic with the purple fabric that looks like earings is my fav. almost dont want to cut it up. what patterns would you suggest for the two quilts. i can add fabric or take away.
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Old 02-26-2013, 02:08 PM
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i plan on adding another blue to the second pic maybe. not sure yet.
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Old 02-26-2013, 02:31 PM
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Love your colors!
Last fall I made a batik baby quilt:
http://www.quiltingboard.com/picture...t-t204023.html

here's the link to the pattern:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5Ixvjje310

it went together very quickly.
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Old 02-26-2013, 02:33 PM
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Your fabrics are beautiful. But they don't say baby quilt to me. Maybe use something other than batiks? I know I didn't answer your question.
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Old 02-26-2013, 02:35 PM
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beautiful fabrics you have..
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Old 02-26-2013, 02:43 PM
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I might put them all together add a background, and make lucky stars , it is a pattern by Atkinson designs
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Old 02-26-2013, 02:48 PM
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I love your fabrics - a lot of new moms don't really want something that reads BABY. I recently did one called Science Fair by Jaybird designs and it was a big hit.

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Old 02-26-2013, 03:05 PM
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I love your fabrics, and I think they will make wonderful baby quilts. I just made one that really yells "Baby!!", and I kind of wish I had done something like you are planning. I don't know the new mother at all, but the husband is my nephew. I hope they like a babyish baby quilt!!

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Old 02-26-2013, 03:24 PM
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Here are a couple of batik baby quilts that I've made. Ocean colors make great fish/frog/turtle quilts.
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Old 02-26-2013, 03:33 PM
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These quilts are so cute! I love them.
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