Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Main
Need a birthday idea >

Need a birthday idea

Need a birthday idea

Old 08-15-2010, 04:15 PM
  #1  
Super Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: New York City UWS
Posts: 4,222
Default

I want to make something special for my 3 year old =soon neighbor who has just about everything. Something really clever. Any ideas?
dotcomdtcm is offline  
Old 08-15-2010, 05:08 PM
  #2  
Power Poster
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Long Island
Posts: 24,651
Default

boy or girl
crayon roll up maybe, or one of those teepees in the patterns books
lynnie is offline  
Old 08-15-2010, 05:10 PM
  #3  
Super Member
 
Grammy o'5's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Tijeras, NM
Posts: 1,319
Default

Boy or Girl? I've made some placemats for my grandkids to make their place at the table special . . . hoping it would keep them from jumping down and running around at mealtime . . . it helped for a little while. They also love the lightweight quilts I made them (approx 40" x 60" ) that they use for naptime.
He or she might really like one or two of your little yo-yo turtles to play with!
Grammy o'5 is offline  
Old 08-15-2010, 05:15 PM
  #4  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 489
Default

OK I give up, what are yo yo turtles? I know how to make yo yo's.
quilter711 is offline  
Old 08-15-2010, 05:18 PM
  #5  
Super Member
 
jetnica's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Wheeling, WV
Posts: 1,350
Default

Originally Posted by quilter711
OK I give up, what are yo yo turtles? I know how to make yo yo's.
They are super adorable!!! She made me a purple one as a surprise for our swap!! Search for them at the top of the page. You won't be disappointed!!
jetnica is offline  
Old 08-15-2010, 05:55 PM
  #6  
Super Member
 
MinnieKat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: northern Minnesota
Posts: 4,392
Default

If it's a girl, make her a princess dress. :)
MinnieKat is offline  
Old 08-15-2010, 06:04 PM
  #7  
Super Member
 
scowlkat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 2,500
Default

If she has a favorite animal or toy, you could make a photo and make her a pillow with the photo - or tote bag for her toys.
scowlkat is offline  
Old 08-15-2010, 06:14 PM
  #8  
Super Member
 
finch's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: in hiding
Posts: 1,320
Default

I'd make her a little bow tucks purse with her favorite animation on it.
finch is offline  
Old 08-15-2010, 06:17 PM
  #9  
Super Member
 
eparys's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: New England, USA
Posts: 2,705
Default

A Special Birthday placemat would be a great gift to be loved and used every year.

my favorite is this one

http://books.google.com/books?id=8i0...page&q&f=false
eparys is offline  
Old 08-15-2010, 06:40 PM
  #10  
Power Poster
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Whitewater, WI
Posts: 24,528
Default

I think a little purse, too, maybe with kittens? Most little girls LOVE cats!
CarrieAnne is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
quiltingmimipj
General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
10
07-08-2013 01:28 AM
Arizona Sunrises
Pictures
189
01-31-2012 11:18 AM
QuiltingNinaSue
General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
3
09-27-2011 07:52 AM
txstitcher
Main
15
07-27-2011 08:55 AM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


FREE Quilting Newsletter


SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.