The first draft

There will be small squares at the corners, and probably a small heart quilted in each. I think I can get away with stitching in the ditch for the rest when it’s done. Middle block will have the baby’s name and birthday and be opposite – plain heart, patterned square, probably plain sashing

I’d deep into planning and can’t wait to get to the fabric store. One great thing is that I can use small pieces of so many fabrics, I can buy a fat quarter at a time if I see something that looks good.

This is way too much fun!

Also, this is the first sample, so be kind!

Any opinions and suggestions are welcome otherwise!

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7 Responses to The first draft

  1. Bitey Dog says:

    Your applique looks wonderful! I like the idea of embroidering the baby’s name on it. That will make it even more of a treasure. Does the family have a favorite Bible verse that they might like on it as well? ( I did a quilt that is somewhat similar with hearts and sashes. I’ll see if I can find a picture to post.)

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  2. Beautiful! And the addition of the name and birthdate will make it a treasure for a lifetime!
    HUGS!!! 🙂

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